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Peruvian type

Peruvian type


During the course of the slave trade, an estimated 95,000 slaves were brought into Peru from Africa. The last group arrived in 1850 but slavery wasn't abolished until 1856.

Photographed by E. Manoury of Lima.
 

Code: 121958
 
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