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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division

The Uncle Tom's Cabin Almanack, or, Abolitionist Memento. For 1853. (London: J. Cassell, 1852)

Going South

The domestic slave trade caused immense suffering to the African-American population. It separated families and took chained people on long journeys across the country to a life of misery on the cotton and sugar plantations of the Deep South.

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Image ID: 413874
Title: Slaves proceeding to the South to be sold.
Source: The Uncle Tom's cabin almanack, or, Abolitionist memento. For 1853.
Published: [1852]
Location: Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Subjects: Slaves
Slave traders

Keywords: Coffles
Domestic Slave Trade
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