An 1815 slave-coffle passing the Capitol

Scribner, Armstrong1876

National Women’s History Museum

National Women’s History Museum
Alexandria, VA, United States

Slaves wearing handcuffs and shackles passing the United States Capitol, around 1815.
Illus. in: A popular history of the United States. New York : Scribner, Armstrong, and company, 1876-1881.
Reference copy in: LOT 4422-A-1.


  • Title: An 1815 slave-coffle passing the Capitol
  • Creator: Scribner, Armstrong
  • Date Created: 1876
  • Type: Illustration
  • Rights: Library of Congress Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Medium: 1 print : wood engraving.

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