Current Exhibition

“The stand where the slaves was sold”
Location: 700 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Date: 1900 / New Orleans was the largest slave market in the South. This photograph is of a room, possibly in the St. Charles Hotel, where slaves were sold up until the Civil War.
(Source: New Orleans French Quarter Scenes, Mss. 2116)
Created by LSU Libraries’ Special Collections

[Coming soon]

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