Gorée Island and Citadel, 1874

Description

View of Gorée, from the roadstead at Dakar; derived from a sketch made in situ and accompanying a tourist's journal extract (p. 311) describing a visit to Gorée, at the time with a population of 3-3,500.

Source

Le Monde Illustré (Paris), Vol. 35 (1874), p. 309

Language

French

Rights

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

Identifier

monde1

Spatial Coverage

Africa--Western Savanna--Gorée

Citation

"Gorée Island and Citadel, 1874 ", 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/537
View of Gorée, from the roadstead at Dakar; derived from a sketch made in situ and accompanying a tourist's journal extract (p. 311) describing a visit to Gorée, at the time with a population of 3-3,500.
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