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Religion and Mortuary Practices

United Brethren (Moravian) Mission Station, Antigua, British West Indies, 1830African-Type Coiled Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosBurial 72, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, Barbados African-Type Brass Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosAfrican-Type Necklace, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosAfrican Short Stemmed-Clay Pipe, late 17th-early 18th cent.,  Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosBrass Wire Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosChurch Meeting, Chicago, 1859A Spiritual Healer, Paramaribo, Suriname, ca. 1831Funeral of a European, Paramaribo, Suriname, ca. 1831Cemetery, Paramaribo, Suriname, ca. 1831 Funeral and Divination, Jamaica, 1843Burial 72, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Cemetery, BarbadosCarnelian Bead with Necklace, Newton Plantation Cemetery, Barbados Methodist Chapel, Nevis, British West Indies, early 19th cent.African Slaves Say the Catholic Rosary, Peru, 1600-1615Methodist Prayer Meeting, Philadelphia, 1811-1813Baptism in a Catholic Church, Brazil,1816-1831 Funeral Procession, Brazil, 1816-1831 Church Meeting, Cincinnati, 1853Moravian (United Brethren) Mission Station, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, 1768An Obeah Practitioner at Work,  Trinidad, 1836Moravian Congregation, St. Thomas, West Indies, 1757Newly Baptized Slaves, Moravian Congregation, St. Thomas, West Indies,  1757Prayer Meeting, Georgia, 1873-74Church Service at Plantation, South Carolina, 1863Funeral, Antebellum U.S. South, 19th cent.Funeral on a Rice Plantation, U.S. South, 1859Plantation Funeral, U.S. South, ca. 1860Funeral Procession, Virginia, 1880Funeral, Brazil,1816-1831Funeral, Brazil,1816-1831Funeral Procession, Brazil, 1830sFuneral for a Child, Venezuela, 1826 Funeral, South Carolina, early 1890s Cemetery, Wilmington, North Carolina, early 1890sPrayer Meeting, Georgia, 1872Urban Funeral, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1819-1820