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"Away down among the cotton and the coons," La. [sic] [Active no. 5753 : black-and-white stereo photonegative.]

view "Away down among the cotton and the coons," La. [sic] [Active no. 5753 : black-and-white stereo photonegative.] digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Culture:
African-Americans 1900-1910
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Louisiana
Terrebonne Parish
Date:
1900
1910
1900-1910
Notes:
Similar to RSN 20646-20652.
Editorial comment: This image was intended to amuse white audiences, pandering to and reinforcing negative racial stereotypes of the period. --David Haberstich, Archives Center.
Currently stored in box 3.1.29 [128], moved from [99].
Topic:
Racism
African Americans
Agriculture
Cotton
Laborers
Local number:
RSN 14131
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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