Plantation Village in Georgia, mid-19th cent.

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Image Reference

Edmund Ollier, Cassell's History of the United States (London, 1874-77), Vol. 3, p. 193.

Captioned, "Negro Village in Georgia," shows row of slave houses, adults engaged in various activities--including driving oxcarts, and children playing. The illustration accompanies a discussion of events preceding the Civil War and what transpired in Georgia, but the illustration, which apparently is based on an artist's imagination, is not discussed in the text.