A slave hung from a gallows

A slave hung from a gallows

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Caption: A Negro hung alive by the ribs to a gallows. A skull and bones on the ground. Image taken from Narrative of a five years expedition against the revolted Negroes of Surinam, from the year 1772 to 1777, elucidating the history of that country and describing its productions. Originally published in J. Johnson: London, 1796.

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