Chasing a Fugitive Slave, 1840s


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Image Reference
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Source
Edmund Ollier, Cassell's History of the United States (London, 1874-77), Vol.3, p. 91

Comments
Captioned, "A slave-hunt," this is an artist's imagined scene showing an enslaved male being chased by white men on horseback; accompanies a discussion of slavery in the 1840s, but there is no specific reference to the illustration.