"Sale of Estates, Pictures and Slaves in the Rotunda, New Orleans"


This file appears in: St. Louis Hotel & Exchange: Auctioning Off Lives
"Sale of Estates, Pictures and Slaves in the Rotunda, New Orleans"

This painting, dated around 1842, shows an auction being held in the St. Louis Hotel's famed rotunda. As is shown, slaves were auctioned off in the St. Louis Hotel & Exchange alongside various goods and materials.


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