Aunt Lucy, Hermitage Plantation, Alabama, 1915

Description

Born a slave, Lucy was the oldest of the former slaves at Hermitage plantation, being nearly one hundred (Matthews).

Source

Essie Collins Matthews, Aunt Phebe, Uncle Tom and Others: Character Studies Among the Old Slaves of the South, Fifty Years After: illustrated from photographs made by the author in the cabins and on the plantations (Columbus, Ohio, 1915)

Creator

Matthews, Essie Collins

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0237

Spatial Coverage

North America--Alabama

Citation

"Aunt Lucy, Hermitage Plantation, Alabama, 1915", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 5, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1553
Born a slave, Lucy was the oldest of the former slaves at Hermitage plantation, being nearly one hundred (Matthews).
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