The NYPL PCO Anchor The New York Public Library
Mid-Manhattan Library Picture Collection Online
Picture Collection Home About the Picture Collection Browse the Picture Collection Search the Picture Collection Help My Gallery Contact Us

Return to Results page


Title: [Slaves holding knives, ca. 1861.]
Image ID: 812730
Image ID 812730
Physical Description: 1 print : b&w ; 13 x 12 cm. (5 x 4 1/2 in.)
Material Type: Prints
Subjects: Cartoons (Commentary)
African Americans -- Social Life -- 1860-1869
Periodical Illustrations
African Americans -- 1860-1869
Slaves -- United States -- 1860-1869
African Americans -- Men -- 1860-1869
Abolition Movement -- United States -- 1860-1869
Knives -- 1860-1869
Slavery -- United States -- 1860-1869
Notes: Printed on border: "Massa say de bobolitionists comin', and gib us dese knives. Who dey for?" Written on border: "Dec. 21, 1861."
Date Published: 1861
Barcode Number: 33333159332168
Struc ID: 584403
Source: Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization.   View All images from Source
In Folder: African-American life -- 1860s   View All images from Folder

Add to MyGallery  
Return to Results page



© 2002 The New York Public Library | The Picture Collection | Photographic Services & Permissions
Design: NotLimited NYC