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Photograph by:
A. W. Möller, British American, 1867 - 1922  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper mounted on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (10.8 x 15.9 cm)
H x W (Card): 5 1/8 x 7 1/4 in. (13 x 18.4 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Thomas County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1895
Description:
An albumen print on cabinet card depicting a man operating a manual plow pulled by a single ox. The man is wearing a dark hat, light colored shirt, and pants held up with suspenders. The plow appears to be primarily of wood construction. The ox is harnessed at the front. There is a log cabin immediately behind the man, and trees in the background to the right. The photograph is faded with a yellowish tint and mounted to a piece of board with rounded corners that is green on the front and gray on the back. A small hole is located at the top center of the backing board. The back is printed with text identifying the series and photographer.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Norman and Sandra Lindley
Object number:
2013.117.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Views of Thomasvile and Vicinity
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5007edcd8-6907-4b0e-b079-058d9edc2c9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.117.8