Slave Quarters, Louisiana, 1861-65


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Image Reference
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Source
Adolf Carlsson Warberg, Skizzer fran Nord-Amerikanska Kriget, 1861-1865. Bref och anteckningar under en fyraarig vistelse i Forenta staterna af en i detta krig deltagande svensk officer (Stockholm, 1867-71), facing p. 308. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Caption, "negerhyddor I Louisiana" (Negro huts in Louisiana); shows row of cabins, houses, people lounging, children playing and dancing, man playing fiddle. Title in English: "Sketches from the North American war, 1861-65. Letters and notes during a four-year stay in the United States by a Swedish officer who participated in this war" (thanks to Annulla Linders for translation from the Swedish).