Father stares at severed hand and foot of his daughter, punishment for failing the rubber quota, 1904

A Congolese man stares at the severed hand and foot of his five-year-old daughter as punishment for failing to make the daily rubber quota, in Belgian Congo, 1904. This photo was taken by Alice Seeley Harris. The man was identified as Nsala. In her book “Don’t Call Me Lady: The Journey of Lady Alice Seeley … Read more