Fugitive Slaves and Bloodhounds, U.S. South, 1850s

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Image Reference

Anon., The Suppressed Book About Slavery! Prepared for Publication in 1857 (New York, 1864), facing p. 241

Comments on the use of bloodhounds to track fugitive slaves are given on pp. 292-93 of this abolitionist book. This illustration seems to be based on an illustration in Henry Bibb, Narrative of the Life and Adventures of . . . an American Slave (New York, 1849), p. 129.