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References

Banner Imagery

Images in the banner area of this website come from Yale University Art Gallery, Slavery Images, and WikiMedia Commons.

 

A Cotton Plantation on the Mississippi
Yale University Art Gallery
https://artgallery.yale.edu/collections/objects/142321

 

"Peddlers or Hawkers, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1819-1820"
Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 28, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/727

 

"Market Stall and Market Women, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1819-1820"
Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 28, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/725

 

Charles Landseer - View of Sugarloaf Mountain from the Silvestre Road
Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Charles_Landseer_-_View_of_Sugarloaf_Mountain_from_the_Silvestre_Road_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg

 

"Sugar Cane Harvest, Antigua, West Indies, 1823"
Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 28, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1113

 

"Digging Holes for Planting Sugar Cane, Antigua, West Indies, 1823"
Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 28, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1116

 

"Plantation Settlement, Surinam, ca. 1860"
Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 28, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1396

 

Permissions to Use

Yale University Art Gallery

From the Yale University Art Gallery on using imagery: “Thousands of images of works in the Gallery’s collection believed to be in the public domain are available for free download through the Gallery’s website. Under Yale University’s Open Access Policy, anyone may use the Gallery’s open-access material without further application, authorization, or fees due to the Gallery or to Yale.”

 

Wikimedia Commons

From Wikimedia Commons on using public domain imagery within the United States: “Wikimedia Commons explicitly permits the hosting of photographs that carefully reproduce a two-dimensional public domain work; such photographs are in the public domain in the United States, where this site is based.”

 

Slavery Images

From Slavery Images on using imagery: "If you choose to download, use or redistribute any resources or materials from this website, acknowledgements fall under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial 4.0 International license (CCBY-NC 4.0). It would therefore be appreciated if recognition is given to Slavery Images by providing relevant bibliographic information, such as: image author, image title, website title, image reference number, name of person or entity responsible for compiling metadata, and year of access."