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An Alabama baby carriage. [Caption No. 5015 : stereo photonegative.]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Culture:
African Americans 1890-1920
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Alabama
Date:
1900
1910
1890-1920
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.31 [161], moved from [153].
Cancelled by scratching.
Editorial comment: This image is part of a series intended to amuse white audiences, pandering to and reinforcing negative racial stereotypes of the period. The series title, which many late 20th-century and early 21st-century audiences would consider offensive in itself, makes the intentions of the publisher clear. --David Haberstich, Archives Center.
Orig. no. 13-D.
Summary:
Seven African American boys sitting on one donkey.
Topic:
Children
Donkeys
Wit and humor, Pictorial
Ethnic wit and humor
Racism
Local number:
RSN 5684
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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