Slaves and Sugar Hogsheads, West Indies, 1780

Click on the image to open a larger version in a new window.
previous image return to thumbnails next image

If you are interested in using this image, please consult Acknowledging the Website.

Image Reference

Title page,Thomas Jefferys, The West Indian Atlas, or a General Description of the West Indies (London, 1780). (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Scene on unidentified West Indian island, with shipping in the bay; foreground, slaves with sugar hogsheads.