The Mode of training Blood Hounds in St. Domingo, and of exercising them by Chasseurs

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Title

The Mode of training Blood Hounds in St. Domingo, and of exercising them by Chasseurs

Description

This image reveals grotesque mistreatment of blacks even during training exercises. Here a cavalryman (chasseur) plans to use a black as a live prey for hunting dogs.

Creator

I. Barlow (engraver)

Source

Internet Archive

Date

1805

Rights

Public Domain

Relation

http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/227/|Marcus Rainsford, <em>An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti</em> (London: Albron Press, 1805), 37.

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Identifier

227

Original Format

Engraving

Citation

I. Barlow (engraver), “The Mode of training Blood Hounds in St. Domingo, and of exercising them by Chasseurs,” LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY: EXPLORING THE FRENCH REVOUTION, accessed August 11, 2020, https://revolution.chnm.org/items/show/231.