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Photograph by:
J. H. Aylsworth, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver nitrate on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (6.4 x 9.5 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Date:
1860s
Description:
In this photograph, very young children stand alongside adults in the cotton field. The women wear dresses, and one young boy can be seen holding a hat.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Cotton  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.9.26
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b886da70-fd10-49d4-a777-57ba8aeacbe2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.9.26