Capturing Slaves, Northern Nigeria, 1850s

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This record was last updated on 10 Feb 2017

Image Reference

Harper's Weekly (Sept. 12, 1857), p. 581.

Caption, "The Slave Hunt"; depicts soldiers from Sokoto raiding a village to capture slaves. This picture accompanies an article on the American edition of Henry Barth's Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa (Philadelphia, 1859).