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Facemask Device - Slave Trade

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Image of a wood cut print depicting slave-trade devices, including: Iron mask, collar, leg shackles and spurs used to restrict slaves, from an illustration called The penitential tyrant, by Thomas Branagan. New-York: Printed by Samuel Wood, no. 362, Pearl-street, 1807.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress.  LC-USZ62-31864.

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