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Photograph by:
David Soliday, American  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3608 pixels × 5385 pixels, 111.21 MB
Type:
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Green Pond, Colleton County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005
Caption:
Quarter Ditches being filled with vegetation - a stage of rice fields' loss of definition. –Description from photographer, David Soliday.
Description:
A digital scan of an aerial photograph depicting vegetation reclaiming quarter ditches in remnant rice fields. A single ditch runs vertically in the right half of the photograph, while multiple quarter ditches connect to it at 90-degree angles. The surrounding grass occur in green, light brown and dark brown patches. Segments of other vertical ditches are visible in the image’s top left and right corners.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Nature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rice farming  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States History  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David Shriver Soliday
Object number:
2014.216.55
Restrictions & Rights:
© David Soliday
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Remnants of the Rice Culture
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59da9bf3a-6ef1-41b2-be46-190eae40a9f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.216.55