Coronation, King of Whydah (Ouidah), Dahomey, April 1725 Coronation, King oCoronation, King of Whydah (Ouidah), Dahomey, April 1725 l';[f ahCoronation, King of Whydah (Ouidah), Dahomey, April 1725
the image is showihg the coronation of the king, a religlous ceremony
Carrying a Covered Hammock, Bahia, Brazil, 1712-1714
two slaues transpovtng their master to another anea.
Jumping the Broom, Virginia, 1850s
in this image the white mistress is tryiny to talk to the slaue ahout "proper marriage"
Methodist Prayer Meeting, Philadelphia, 1811-1813
the blaer preacher is prealing th all of the black folks in front of building - they are uery emotonal.
Slave Sale, Richmond, Virginia, 1861
a slaue avction the man is aneclang the health condltionis of the slaue to decide if he walts to buy him.