Black Nursemaid with White Children, Virginia, 1790s

Description

Unidentified black nurse with grandchildren of Virginia's Governor Spotswood, 1790-1800.

Source

Painting by an unknown artist; from post card issued by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, which owns the painting.

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0117

Spatial Coverage

North America--Virginia

Citation

"Black Nursemaid with White Children, Virginia, 1790s", 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/497
Unidentified black nurse with grandchildren of Virginia's Governor Spotswood, 1790-1800.
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