Indigo Manufacture, French West Indies, 18th cent.
Various phases of indigo cultivation and processing. This image is derived from Jean Baptiste DuTertre, Histoire Générale des Antilles Habitées (see image reference NW0010 on this website).
Pierre Pomet, A complete history of drugs. Written in French by monsieur Pomet...(London, 1748, 4th ed.), between pp. 92 & 93. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)
DuTertre, Jean Baptiste
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