Slave Revolt, Saint Domingue (St. Domingue, Haiti), 1790s-1804

Description

Shows warships in bay, buildings burning and general chaos on shore, as this illustration portrays the French military being chased from Saint Domingue. Title: Dèbarquement de la Flotte Francaise a Saint-Domingue (Disembarkaton of the French Fleet at Saint Domingue); caption,Guerre a mort entre les Francais et les Noirs. Carnage horrible, incendies, dèvastations; les Francais chassès de Saint-Domingue (War to the Death between the French and the Blacks; Horrible Carnage, Fires, Destruction/Havoc; the French Chased from St. Domingue). See also, image LCP-57.

Source

Débarquement de la Flotte Francaise a Saint-Domingue (Paris, [1820]), foldout, facing title page. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Language

French

Rights

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

Identifier

JCB_76-63-1

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--St. Domingue

Citation

"Slave Revolt, Saint Domingue (St. Domingue, Haiti), 1790s-1804 ", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed January 23, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1209
Shows warships in bay, buildings burning and general chaos on shore, as this illustration portrays the French military being chased from Saint Domingue. Title: Dèbarquement de la Flotte Francaise a Saint-Domingue (Disembarkaton of the French Fleet at Saint Domingue); caption,Guerre a mort entre les Francais et les Noirs. Carnage horrible, incendies, dèvastations; les Francais chassès de Saint-Domingue (War to the Death between the French and the Blacks; Horrible Carnage, Fires, Destruction/Havoc; the French Chased from St. Domingue). See also, image LCP-57.
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