The West Coast of Africa: Fishing Canoes off Cape Verde

Description

This image depicts line fishing from canoes off of the Cape Verde islands. Also shows loin cloths and hairstyles of fishermen and gives some idea of the heavy surf.

Source

The Graphic: An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper (London), vol. 22 (1880), p. 653.

Date Created

1880

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

Graphic653

Spatial Coverage

Africa--Cabo Verde Islands

Citation

"The West Coast of Africa: Fishing Canoes off Cape Verde", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed February 21, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/2658
This image depicts line fishing from canoes off of the Cape Verde islands. Also shows loin cloths and hairstyles of fishermen and gives some idea of the heavy surf.
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