Slave Houses/Cabins, U.S. South, 1862-65

Description

Captioned, Got any pies for sale Aunty? shows a Union soldier inquiring at the door of a slave (?) house; shows double wood house, with wood shingles and chimney; an iron pot in the foreground.

Source

Edwin Forbes, Life Studies of the Great Army. A Historical Work of art, in copper-plate etching . . .illustrating the life of the Union Armies during the years 1862-'3-'4'-5 (New York, E. Forbes, 1876), plate 10 (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

plate10

Spatial Coverage

North America

Citation

"Slave Houses/Cabins, U.S. South, 1862-65", 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/1368
Captioned, Got any pies for sale Aunty? shows a Union soldier inquiring at the door of a slave (?) house; shows double wood house, with wood shingles and chimney; an iron pot in the foreground.
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