Nova Scotia Archives

African Nova Scotians

in the Age of Slavery and Abolition

Selling baskets on market day, Halifax


The basket sellers are mainly Mi'kmaq, but the group also includes African Nova Scotians.

Date: [ca. 1890]

Photographer: George H. Craig

Credit: Dartmouth Heritage Museum

Reference no.: George H. Craig Dartmouth Heritage Museum image no. A8289; acc. no. 94.55.207