Iron Shackles

Date:
c. 1780
Description (physical):

Material: Iron

Location:
17901 Bentley Road,Maryland,Sandy Spring,20860
Identifier:
2010.0022.0001
Institution:
Sandy Spring Museum
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For Sale

Date:
April 7, 1830
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.5.0015
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Slave Purchasing Notice

Date:
C. 1835
Publisher/Studio:
Charlestown, West Virginia: Free Press Office
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.5.0014
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Slave Auction House

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0072
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Virginia Sketchbook

Creator:
Lewis Miller
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0071
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
credits:
Courtesy, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
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William H. French

Date:
1924
Creator:
Unknown

Photograph of CDV of Landsman William H. French, aged 87 years. French is seated in his old uniform, w/ medals and hat. One side has reverse w/ caption about French's service.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
RP1.09
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

A Slave Auction At The South

Date:
early/mid-19th century
Creator:
Engraving

Photograph of engraving depicting slaves up on the platform w/ the auctioneer calling out for bids. Platform is surrounded a large crowd. A dog is corraling the slave children in the foreground.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.35
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Inspection And Sale Of A Negro

Date:
Early/mid-19th-centu
Creator:
Engraving

Photograph of engraving depicting a slave being inspected by a prospective buyer. Slave traders are congregated off to the side laughing and joking.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.34
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Slave Deck Of The Bark Wildfire

Date:
1860
Creator:
Engraving

Photograph of engraving depicting the slave deck of the bark Wildfire. Emaciated slaves are shown crammed onto the deck.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.33
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation Under Sail

Creator:
Arthur Disney, painter

Photograph of painting by Arthur Disney showing USS Constellation under sail. 3/4 view off starboard bow.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.04
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum