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A Slave-Pen at New Orleans Before the Auction

ID Number: 1958.43.24
Title: A Slave-Pen at New Orleans Before the Auction
Title Type: published
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: wood engravings (prints)
illustrations (layout features)
Collection Type: Prints and Printmaking
Artist/Maker: Harper's Weekly (publisher) -- More information
Date: January 24, 1863
Process/Technique: Wood engraving
Frame Dimensions: 14 1/4 x 16 14 inches
Object Description View of male, female and child slaves dressed in formal attire and lined up along the exteroir wall of T. Hart slave merchant with a man examining them.
Label Text: Purchased Lives: New Orleans and the Domestic Slave Trade, 1808-1865 2015-03-17
A Slave-Pen at New Orleans--before the Auction
wood engraving from Harper's Weekly
January 24, 1863
The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1958.43.24
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, The L. Kemper and Leila Moore Williams Founders Collection
Collection Theme(s): Slavery and Indenture
Subjects: Blacks / Afro-Americans
Condition: Good

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