Sugar Plantation, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, ca. 1840

Source

Published in Leif Svalesen, The Slave Ship Fredensborg, translated by Pat Shaw and Selena Winsnes (Kingston, Jamaica: Ian Randle publishers, 2000), p. 123; original in The Danish Maritime Museum, Kronborg, Denmark.

Description

View of Butler's Bay by Frederick von Scholten. A European brig sailing along north coast. View shows sugar plantation with windmills, manor (great) house, and slave houses in foreground. (Thanks to Leif Svalesen and George Tyson for assistance in identifying this item.)

Creator

von Scholten, Frederick

Date Created

1840

Language

Danish

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

NW0038
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