"Away down among the cotton and the coons," La. [Active no. 5753 : stereo interpositive.]
Underwood & Underwood
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
African Americans Louisiana
RSN 20646 through 20653 and 14131 are similar.
Currently stored in box 3.2.10 .
Company acc. no. 111428.
Editorial comment: This image was intended to amuse white audiences, pandering to and reinforcing negative racial stereotypes of the period. --David Haberstich, Archives Center.
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