Our Peculiar Domestic Institutions

20 years before the Civil War, a polemical abolitionist cartoon depicts the South as a pit of vice infested with drunkenness, violence, cockfighting, gambling, dueling and lynching.

Is there where Quentin Tarantino got his inspiration “Django Unchained”?

‘Our Peculiar Domestic Institutions’
Our Peculiar Domestic Institution

Photo Credits: The Granger Collection, NYC

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