Sugar Plantation, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, ca. 1840

Description

Constitution Hill plantation by Frederick von Scholten showing windmill and sugar works; slave houses on hill above the plantation yard; pond in foreground. (Thanks to Leif Svalesen and George Tyson for assistance in identifying this item.)

Source

Published in Leif Svalesen, The Slave Ship Fredensborg, translated by Pat Shaw and Selena Winsnes (Kingston, Jamaica: Ian Randle publishers, 2000), p. 203; original in The Danish Maritime Museum, Kronborg, Denmark.

Creator

von Scholten, Frederick

Date Created

1840

Language

Danish

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0041

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--St. Croix

Citation

"Sugar Plantation, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, ca. 1840", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed February 27, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1441
Constitution Hill plantation by Frederick von Scholten showing windmill and sugar works; slave houses on hill above the plantation yard; pond in foreground. (Thanks to Leif Svalesen and George Tyson for assistance in identifying this item.)
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