Slaves on an Antiguan Sugar Plantation

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Thomas Hearne
published on 05 July 2021
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A scene showing slaves working on an Antiguan sugar plantation. Created in 1779 by Thomas Hearne. On the left are slaves cutting the cane, in the centre is the windmill for processing the cane and on the right slaves transport the refined sugar in barrels. (British Museum, London)

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Hearne, T. (2021, July 05). Slaves on an Antiguan Sugar Plantation. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14372/slaves-on-an-antiguan-sugar-plantation/

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Hearne, Thomas. "Slaves on an Antiguan Sugar Plantation." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 05, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14372/slaves-on-an-antiguan-sugar-plantation/.

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