Welcome to the Yale Slavery and Abolition Portal
This site is designed to help researchers and students find primary sources related to slavery, abolition, and resistance within the university's many libraries and galleries. Select a repository from the list across the top to browse by location or use the search function to sort collections by topic. Consult the research and links pages for information about how to find additional source material.
Emancipation of the Slaves
Part of a series of watercolor images entitled "Emancipation of the Slaves," produced during the Civil War era in the United States. The Yale University Art Gallery owns a corresponding image from the same series.