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"The Barnyard"

As shown here, numerous activities of plantation life were carried out by slaves. This scene includes women and children, who formed a relatively small part of the enslaved population.

Source: Jean-Baptiste du Tertre, Histoire gˇnˇrale des Antillˇs habitˇes par les Fran¨ais, 4 vols. (Paris: T. Lolly, 1667).