Poling a Canoe, Brazil, 1821

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Image Reference

James Henderson, A History of the Brazil. . . (London, 1821), facing p. 389. (Copy in The Newberry Library, Chicago)

Caption, "Negroes impelling a canoe with the vara & scenery at Ponta Decho"; shows two black men poling a canoe, containing a white family and its black nursemaid.