Hoeing and Planting Cotton Seeds, South Carolina, 1880

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This record was last updated on 11 May 2016

Image Reference

Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly (1880), vol. 9, p. 564 (top).

Although published after the Civil War, this scene could have been witnessed during the later antebellum period. The illustration accompanies a long descriptive article on cotton production, Cotton, in the Coast and Upland Fields of South Carolina, by Jennie Haskell (pp. 567-574).