Title: Document. Claim for compensation for manumitted slaves to Thomas Daniel and sons after the abolition of slavery in Essequibo, Guyana
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)
Title: Harriet Tubman
Artist/Maker: H. Seymour Squyer
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
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
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.
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