"Old slave block in St. Louis Hotel, New Orleans, La."


This file appears in: St. Louis Hotel & Exchange: Auctioning Off Lives
"Old slave block in St. Louis Hotel, New Orleans, La."

This 1906 photograph shows the auction block of the St. Louis Hotel & Exchange. Everything from paintings, goods, and slaves were auctioned off from this exact block over a century and half ago.


This file appears in: St. Louis Hotel & Exchange: Auctioning Off Lives