Archived Web Site The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas : a Visual Record

About this Item

Title
The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas : a Visual Record
Summary
The approximately 1,235 images in this collection have been selected from a wide range of sources, most of them dating from the period of slavery. This collection is envisioned as a tool and a resource that can be used by teachers, researchers, students, and the general public - in brief, anyone interested in the experiences of Africans who were enslaved and transported to the Americas and the lives of their descendants in the slave societies of the New World.
Contributor Names
Handler, Jerome S.
Tuite, Michael L.
Subject Headings
-  Slaves. United States. Pictorial works
-  Slaves. America. Pictorial works
-  Slavery. America. History. Pictorial works
-  African-American Studies
-  Slavery in art
-  Slave trade. History. Pictorial works
-  Slavery. United States. History. Pictorial works.
Genre
web site
Form
electronic
Repository
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
Source Url
http://hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/
Access Condition
None
Scopes
hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/ (prefix)
Online Format
web page
Description
The approximately 1,235 images in this collection have been selected from a wide range of sources, most of them dating from the period of slavery. This collection is envisioned as a tool and a resource that can be used by teachers, researchers, students, and the general public - in brief, anyone interested in the experiences of Africans who were enslaved and transported to the Americas and the lives of their descendants in the slave societies of the New World. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
Additional Metadata Formats
MODSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Handler, Jerome S, and Michael L Tuite. The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: a Visual Record. 2010. Archived Web Site. https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwa00096033/.

APA citation style:

Handler, J. S. & Tuite, M. L. (2010) The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: a Visual Record. [Archived Web Site] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwa00096033/.

MLA citation style:

Handler, Jerome S, and Michael L Tuite. The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: a Visual Record. 2010. Archived Web Site. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lcwa00096033/>.