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Tit bits in the West Indies

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Three cartoons illustrating the lustful desires planters had toward black women, during slavery, in the West Indies.

Bartering on the Niger

Enslaved men and women waiting to be auctioned. Soldiers are keeping guard.

A distressing parting between parent and child

Coloured print showing a mother being separated from her child after a slave auction.

A negro hung alive by the ribs to a gallows
A photographic print of a live negro hanging from a gallows by a rope tied around his ribs. Human skeletal remains are on the ground below him.