JCB Archive of Early American Images
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D763 G291a / 1-SIZE
Canna da zucchero Platazione di zucchero
G. M. Terrenise
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plate; vol. 2, following p. 110
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Sugar plantation showing fields of sugar cane, dwellings of enslaved Black people, the master's house, the sugar mills, storage house for the sugar. Botanical element consists of a detail of the sugar cane. Items in the image are lettered for identification in a key above.
Il gazzettiere Americano ... Volume secondo
Source place of publication:
In Livorno [Leghorn]
Per Marco Coltellini all' Insegna della Verità
Text describes a sugar plantation in Jamaica. This gazeteer was translated from an English edition and was the first comprehensive geographical dictionary of America in Italian.
Acquired in 1984.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
Artifacts, industry, and human activities
Sugar--Manufacture and refining--Jamaica