Iron Shackles Used in Slave Trade

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This record was last updated on 26 May 2016

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Published in Anthony Tibbles (ed.), Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity (London: HMSO, 1994), p. 154, fig. 140.

The actual objects are held by the Chicago Historical Society; they are displayed in the CHS museum exhibit "We the People" where they are labelled "slave shackles, date unknown."