Slavery

Large group of slaves(?) standing in front of buildings on Smith's Plantation, Beaufort, South Carolina.

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Large group of slaves(?) standing in front of buildings on Smith's Plantation, Beaufort, South Carolina. Date Created/Published: 1862, printed later. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print.

Slave pen, Alexandria, Virginia.

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Slave pen, Alexandria, Virginia. LOC Summary: Exterior view showing buildings along Duke Street, including Price, Birch & Co., which were used to hold slaves awaiting auction.

Arrival of Negro family in the lines.

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Arrival of Negro family in the lines. Date Created/Published: 1863 Jan. 1. LOC original medium: 1 negative : glass, wet collodion.

Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time).

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Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time). Date Created/Published: between 1860 and 1870. LOC original medium: 1 negative : glass, wet collodion.

Alexandria, Virginia Price, Birch & Co., dealers in slaves, 283 Duke St.

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Alexandria, Virginia Price, Birch & Co., dealers in slaves, 283 Duke St. LOC Summary: Photograph of Washington, 1862-1865, views of Alexandria, Va. Date Created/Published: 1863 August.

"Auction & Negro Sales," Whitehall Street.

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"Auction & Negro Sales," Whitehall Street. LOC Summary: Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, 1864.

Port Royal Island, South Carolina African Americans preparing cotton for the gin on Smith's plantation.

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Port Royal Island, South Carolina African Americans preparing cotton for the gin on Smith's plantation.

Culpeper, Virginia "Contrabands".

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Culpeper, Virginia "Contrabands". LOC Summary: Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress). Date Created/Published: 1863 November.

Rappahannock River, Virginia Fugitive African Americans fording the Rappahannock.

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Rappahannock River, Virginia Fugitive African Americans fording the Rappahannock.

Cumberland Landing, Virginia Group of "contrabands" at Foller's house.

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Cumberland Landing, Virginia Group of "contrabands" at Foller's house. LOC Summary: Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, The Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

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