A Slaver Taking in Negroes

Description

Smaller boats take captives to unidentified ocean going vessels. The origins of this image have not yet been identified, although Walvin's caption was "A Slaver Taking in Negroes, 1844" (p. 53).

Source

James Walvin, Slavery and the Slave Trade (University Press of Mississippi, 1983), p. 53. Original source not identified.

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

E023

Spatial Coverage

Atlantic

Citation

"A Slaver Taking in Negroes", 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/2573
Smaller boats take captives to unidentified ocean going vessels. The origins of this image have not yet been identified, although Walvin's caption was "A Slaver Taking in Negroes, 1844" (p. 53).
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