Title: Document. Claim for compensation for manumitted slaves to Thomas Daniel and sons after the abolition of slavery in Essequibo, Guyana

Artist/Maker:

Date: August 1, 1834

Source: The British Museum

Copyright/Permissions: © Trustees of the British Museum. Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Location(s): Guyana

 

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Categories: Disability Slavery and Medical Knowledge

Title: Harriet Tubman

Artist/Maker: H. Seymour Squyer

Date: ca.1885

Source: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Copyright/Permissions: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Location(s): Dorchester County, Maryland, USA; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Auburn, New York, USA; Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA

 

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Categories: Disability Nurses and Physicians Punishment

Title: Antislavery Medallion

Artist/Maker: Josiah Wedgwood & Sons

Date: after 1787

Source: National Museum of American History

Copyright/Permissions: National Museum of American History CCO

References: Hunt-Kennedy, Stefanie. Between Fitness and Death: Disability and Slavery in the Caribbean. Urbana, Chicago; Springfield: University of Illinois Press, 2020.

Location(s): Staffordshire, England

 

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Categories: Disability Slavery and Medical Knowledge

Title: The Joice Heth Exhibition, Boston Concert Hall, 1835. From P.T. Barnum, The Life of P.T. Barnum, Written By Himself (London: Samson Low, Son, 1855), 158.

Artist/Maker:

Date: 1855

Source: P.T. Barnum, The Life of P.T. Barnum, Written By Himself (London: Samson Low, Son, 1855), 158.

Copyright/Permissions: Public Domain

References: Boster, Dea H. African American Slavery and Disability: Bodies, Property and Power in the Antebellum South, 1800-1860. New York, NY: Routledge, 2013.

Location(s): Boston, Massachusetts, USA

 

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Categories: Disability Gender and Sex Slavery and Medical Knowledge

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