Plantation Settlement, Surinam, ca. 1860

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.

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)

Creator

Voorduin, G.W.C.

Language

Dutch

Rights

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

Identifier

VOOR1

Spatial Coverage

South America--Suriname

Citation

"Plantation Settlement, Surinam, ca. 1860", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed October 25, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1396
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.
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