May 24, 2017 The Dandy Slave: A Scene in Baltimore, Maryland A slave in a top hat shields a cloaked woman in the rain with an umbrella as she unlocks her door. The Illustrated London News, 6 April 1861. Courtesy of University of Missouri Libraries. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.