1902 illustration of a possible depiction of the New York Slave Market about 1730.

Item

New York Slave Market About 1730.jpg
Slave-Market-at-the-foot-of-Wall-Street.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

1902 illustration of a possible depiction of the New York Slave Market about 1730.

Subject

The establishment of a slave market in New York City during its British-controlled period.

Description

Line photoengraving of a possible depiction of the New York Slave Market and how it may have looked in 1730.

Creator

Fenn, Harry. Slavery---United States Sub-Collection.

Source

Digital Collection. Image ID: 807837. The New York Public Library, The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints, and Photographs: Picture Collection.

Publisher

Wallach Division Picture Collection, The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library Digital Collection.

Date

Circa 1730.

Contributor

Fenn, Harry.

Rights

Public domain.

Relation

Cityscape, slave trade, illustration.

Format

Still image, line photoengraving.

Language

English.

Type

Still image, online image.

Identifier

NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17594466. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints, and Photographs: Picture Collection. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4097-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Coverage

New York, NY. 18th century.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Line photoengraving

Physical Dimensions

3 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.

Collection

Citation

Fenn, Harry. Slavery---United States Sub-Collection., “1902 illustration of a possible depiction of the New York Slave Market about 1730.,” Silences of New York History, accessed June 13, 2021, https://silencesofnyhistory.org/items/show/142.

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