Slave Pen in Alexandria Virginia.
19th c American Realist Photography
Andrew Joseph RUSSELL
(1830 - 1902)
Albumen silver print from glass ?
Alexandria. Virginia. USA
Franklin & Armfild were the most famous slave traders of the 1830s. They kep 300 to 600 slaves here. The Union troops changed it to a prison for confererate sooldiers in 1861.