Joseph Cinque (Cinquez) on Board the Amistad, 1839

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Published in Anthony Tibbles (ed.), Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity (London: HMSO, 1994), p. 44, fig. 7; original held by the Chicago Historical Society (ICHi 22004).

A lithograph published as a broadside; caption, "Joseph Cinquez addressing his compatriots on board the Spanish schooner, Amistad, 26 Aug 1839". The lithograph is on display in the Chicago Historial Society museum exhibit "A House Divided: America in the Age of Lincoln."