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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 2 15/16 × 6 1/8 in. (7.5 × 15.6 cm)
H x W (card): 3 15/16 × 6 3/4 in. (10 × 17.2 cm)
Type:
stereographs
Place captured:
Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1900
Description:
This stereoview card depicts a group of men, women, and children picking cotton. Consisting of two similar images side by side, the card is arranged with the images in the center, surrounded by a decorative border in black ink. Along the top margin are words that read "For a vivid description of ST. AUGUSTINE, READ BLOOMFIELD'S HISTORICAL GUIDE." Along the bottom margin are words that read “FLORIDA, THE LAND OF FLOWERS AND TROPICAL SCENERY." On the back are the words "PICKING COTTON."
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.248.4.1
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:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52de7e434-df78-4a14-9cd8-f1ff8f92b63d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.248.4.1