Plantation Settlement, Surinam, ca. 1860

Source

G.W.C. Voorduin, Gezigten uit Neerland's West-Indien (Amsterdam, 1860-1862), plate 8. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Description

A plantation village not long before the Dutch abolished slavery in 1863. Shows thatched roof houses, men and women (some carrying infants), and children playing.

Creator

Voorduin, G.W.C.

Date Created

1860

Language

Dutch

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

VOOR1
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