Interior of Sugar House

Description

This engraving depicts a group of enslaved men boiling sugar in Louisiana, while a woman held an infant near several children playing. Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance and the arts.

Source

Harper's New Monthly Magazine (1853), vol. 9, p. 765. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

HW9-765

Spatial Coverage

North America--Louisiana

Citation

"Interior of Sugar House", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 14, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1081
This engraving depicts a group of enslaved men boiling sugar in Louisiana, while a woman held an infant near several children playing. Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance and the arts.
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