Manner of Fettering Slaves

Description

This coffle of enslaved men and women were linked together by rope or chain around their necks. Based on observations made in the Great Lakes region in October 1873.

Source

Verney Lovett Cameron, Across Africa (New York, 1877), p. 124.

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

fettered

Spatial Coverage

Africa--Great Lakes

Citation

"Manner of Fettering Slaves", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed October 20, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/2622
This coffle of enslaved men and women were linked together by rope or chain around their necks. Based on observations made in the Great Lakes region in October 1873.
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