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The Life of Toussaint L'Ouverture #2: Mistreatment by the Spanish soldiers caused much trouble on the island and caused the death of Anacanca, a native queen, 1503. Columbus left soldiers in charge, who began making slaves of the people. The queen was one of the leaders of the insurrection which followed. 1938. Tempera on paper, 11 1/2 x 19".
Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans
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Photo: The Jacob and Gwendolyn Lawrence Foundation / Art Resource, NY
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