Slave block, St. Louis Hotel, New Orleans, La.


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Other Identifiers:
dams:158718 and MSS1218_B074_I325
Institution:
Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 74
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu
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Date Created:
unknown
Format:
Still image
Genre:
postcards
Extent / Dimensions:
03.74 x 05.88 inches
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Description / Abstract:
Recto: Slave block, St. Louis Hotel, New Orleans, La.; Verso: This particular slave block is situated in the rotunda of the old St. Louis Hotel, the auctioneers of the city frequently used it when they had slaves to sell, up to the time of the Civil War. New Orleans, Don sent the clipping, & I was much interested too bad ... didn't stay in White Plains Tex. Did you ever get the box I sent you xmas? Martie, C.T. American Art, C.T., Chicago, A-12864, Post card, ... New Orleans, 38, 1926, A.P.O., This space for address only, United States postage, Washington, 2 cents 2, Mrs. Hm. Searles, St. George Ave., Rahway, N.J.
Subjects / Keywords
Subject - Topics:
Hotels. and Slaves--Dwellings.
Subject - Geographic Locations:
Chicago (Ill.) and New Orleans (La.)
Keywords:
Slave markets
About This Item

This item is provided at low resolution only. Downloads are not permitted for this material.

Date Created:
unknown
Format:
Still image
Genre:
postcards
Extent / Dimensions:
03.74 x 05.88 inches
Note:
This collection may include historical materials that are offensive or harmful. Historical records are evidence of the time in which they were created and often contain language and images that are racist, homophobic, sexist, ableist, or otherwise derogatory and insensitive. This content does not reflect the values of Emory Libraries. If you are concerned about content in this collection, please complete our take down form and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible.
Description / Abstract:
Recto: Slave block, St. Louis Hotel, New Orleans, La.; Verso: This particular slave block is situated in the rotunda of the old St. Louis Hotel, the auctioneers of the city frequently used it when they had slaves to sell, up to the time of the Civil War. New Orleans, Don sent the clipping, & I was much interested too bad ... didn't stay in White Plains Tex. Did you ever get the box I sent you xmas? Martie, C.T. American Art, C.T., Chicago, A-12864, Post card, ... New Orleans, 38, 1926, A.P.O., This space for address only, United States postage, Washington, 2 cents 2, Mrs. Hm. Searles, St. George Ave., Rahway, N.J.
Subjects / Keywords
Subject - Topics:
Hotels. and Slaves--Dwellings.
Subject - Geographic Locations:
Chicago (Ill.) and New Orleans (La.)
Keywords:
Slave markets
Find This Item
Other Identifiers:
dams:158718 and MSS1218_B074_I325
Institution:
Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 74
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu