Uncle Tom and Little Eva (1853), by
the African American artist Robert S. Duncanson.
Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Butler & Miss Grace R. Conner
Photograph ©1997 The Detroit Institute of Arts
The African American Response to Uncle Tom's Cabin:
Link to the Archive
While some of the African American commentary on Stowe's novel can be found in the archive's NOTICES: 1851-1865 section, black-authored responses (1852-1930) are grouped in the AFRICAN AMERICAN RESPONSES section. You can also use the archive's search engine (below) to search through entire archive's black-authored texts.
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