Lawsuit by great-great-great granddaughter of slaves blasts Harvard University for turning a profit on photos of her ancestors

Despite the pictures’ sordid past, the Ivy League school charged a “hefty fee” for anyone wishing to reproduce the images and used an image of Papa Renty on the cover of a $ 40 book titled “From Site to Sight: Anthropology, Photography and the Power of Imagery,” the Massachusetts state court lawsuit alleged.

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