Slave Revolt, Saint Domingue (Haiti), 1793

Description

Color foldout, top caption, Incendie du Cap [Burning of Cape Francais]; bottom, Revolte gènèrale des Negres. Massacre des Blancs [General revolt of the Blacks. Massacre of the Whites]. Shows, from a decidedly pro-colonial perspective, whites fleeing Cap Francais in Saint Domingue, as the slave rebellion of 1793 intensified; many of these whites fled to the United States and elsewhere in the Caribbean. See also image JCB_76-63-1

Source

Anon., Saint-Domingue, ou histoire de ses revolutions (Paris, 1815), facing title page. (Copy in Library Company of Philadelphia)

Language

French

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

LCP-57

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--St. Domingue

Citation

"Slave Revolt, Saint Domingue (Haiti), 1793", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 18, 2021, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1224
Color foldout, top caption, Incendie du Cap [Burning of Cape Francais]; bottom, Revolte gènèrale des Negres. Massacre des Blancs [General revolt of the Blacks. Massacre of the Whites]. Shows, from a decidedly pro-colonial perspective, whites fleeing Cap Francais in Saint Domingue, as the slave rebellion of 1793 intensified; many of these whites fled to the United States and elsewhere in the Caribbean. See also image JCB_76-63-1
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