Captured Africans and their Captors, Northwestern Nigeria, 1860


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This record was last updated on 18 Jan 2011

Image Reference
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Source
Hermann Wagner, Schilderung der Reisen . . .Eduard Vogel in Central-Afrika (Leipzig, 1860), p. 217.

Comments
Caption, "Sklavenjagd am Tubori-see" [slave hunt at Tuburi lake]. Group of enslaved adults and children being led across river by their captors, some of whom are mounted on horses and armed; south of Bornu.