Sugar Plantation and Slave Settlement, St. John, Virgin Islands, 1833

Description

Watercolor by F. V. Schulten shows Carolina Estate in Coral Bay, with its windmill and other buildings, including slave houses (center). White building cut off at the right is the Moravian mission station in Coral Bay; adjacent to it are the slave houses.

Source

Original painting in Kronborg Castle, Elsinore, Denmark (slide, courtesy of Karen Fog Olwig;)

Creator

Schulten, F. V.

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0089

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--St. John

Citation

"Sugar Plantation and Slave Settlement, St. John, Virgin Islands, 1833", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 10, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1432
Watercolor by F. V. Schulten shows Carolina Estate in Coral Bay, with its windmill and other buildings, including slave houses (center). White building cut off at the right is the Moravian mission station in Coral Bay; adjacent to it are the slave houses.
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