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"Away down among the cotton and the coons," La. [Active no. 5753 : stereo interpositive,] 1907

view "Away down among the cotton and the coons," La. [Active no. 5753 : stereo interpositive,] 1907 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
Culture:
African Americans Louisiana
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Louisiana
Terrebonne Parish
Date:
1907
1900-1910
1890-1920
Notes:
RSN 20646 through 20653 and 14131 are similar. "Made by Schultz verified by D.D." on envelope.
Currently stored in box 3.2.10 [29].
Company acc. no. 111429.
Editorial comment: This image was intended to amuse white audiences, pandering to and reinforcing negative racial stereotypes of the period. --David Haberstich, Archives Center.
Topic:
Children--Employment
Cotton
Laborers
Racism
Ethnic wit and humor
Local number:
RSN 20650
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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