Slave auction in New Orleans, "Sale of Estates, Pictures and Slaves in the Rotunda, New Orleans." The nation's most active slave market was in New Orleans. Slaves who had been "sold down the river" were auctioned off to plantation owners.
Intrepid Pup Tavish discovers many canine connections at the U. Department of the Interior--from Public Works Administration murals, to a historic kennel of sled dogs, to detector dogs trained to sniff out wildlife contraband.
I loved Madeline! "In an old house in Paris, that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines." Three cheers for Madeline! 2013 marks the birthday of the beloved girl in the yellow hat.