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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 Slave Cemetery, BarbadosSlave Burial, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosAfrican-Type Brass Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosAfrican-Type Necklace, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosAfrican Short Stemmed-Clay Pipe, late 17th-early 18th cent.,  Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosWire Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave 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, 1843Skeleton, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosCarnelian Bead, Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, BarbadosMethodist 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