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Photo Essay: The Civil War: Between the Battles

Slave Family

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Photo: NY Historical Society-Bridgeman Art Library

Card PlayersKilling TimeSlave PortraitDining al FrescoSlave FamilyExamining the Fortifications Taking AimCaring for the WoundedHunkered DownEmbalming the RemainsThe Grapevine BridgeTelegraph  LineOverpass

Slave Family

This unidentified slave family is labeled on the original caption of this photograph, which dates from the 1850s, as "Uncle Tom and family."

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