Revolt Aboard Amistad, 1839


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Source
John W. Barber, A History of the Amistad Captives (New Haven, Conn., 1840). (Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-52577)

Comments
Shows fighting on top deck of slave ship; lengthy commentary underneath gives details on Amistad revolt. Under the caption, "Death of Capt. Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July, 1839."