Slave Revolt, Saint Domingue (St. Domingue, Haiti), 1790s-1804

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Débarquement de la Flotte Francaise a Saint-Domingue (Paris, [1820]), foldout, facing title page. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Shows warships in bay, buildings burning and general chaos on shore, as this illustration portrays the French military being chased from Saint Domingue. Title: "Débarquement de la Flotte Francaise a Saint-Domingue" (Disembarkaton of the French Fleet at Saint Domingue); caption,"Guerre a mort entre les Francais et les Noirs. Carnage horrible, incendies, dévastations; les Francais chassés de Saint-Domingue" (War to the Death between the French and the Blacks; Horrible Carnage, Fires, Destruction/Havoc; the French Chased from St. Domingue). See also, image LCP-57.