Enslaved House Servants and White Children, South Carolina, 1863
Caption, Domestic Life in South Carolina--from a sketch by our special artist. This illustration (which also shows the white children playing with a black child), the ILN article reports, represents the old Negro servants of the planter's family among his children . . . . The children of the [white] family grow up among the Negro domestic servants, and often learn to regard them with as much affection as they show their own parents (p. 552).
The Illustrated London News (May 23, 1863), vol. 42, p. 552.
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North America--South Carolina
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