Death of Capt. Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad

Description

This image shows enslaved Africans revolting on the top deck of a slave ship. The lengthy commentary underneath gives details on the Amistad revolt.

Source

John W. Barber, A History of the Amistad Captives (New Haven, Conn., 1840). (Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-52577)

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

E005

Temporal Coverage

North America--Connecticut

Citation

"Death of Capt. Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed May 29, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/2546
This image shows enslaved Africans revolting on the top deck of a slave ship. The lengthy commentary underneath gives details on the Amistad revolt.
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