Hauling and Shipping Cotton, Savannah, Georgia, 1871

Description

Although dating from the post-slavery period, this illustration of stevedores loading cotton bales could well serve for earlier times. (Slide of image and bibliographic citation, courtesy of Phil Lapsansky)

Source

Leslie's Illustrated (Oct. 14, 1871), pp. 73 and 76. ( Copy in Library Company of Philadelphia)

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

LCP-67

Spatial Coverage

North America--Georgia--Savannah

Citation

"Hauling and Shipping Cotton, Savannah, Georgia, 1871", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed January 23, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1063
Although dating from the post-slavery period, this illustration of stevedores loading cotton bales could well serve for earlier times. (Slide of image and bibliographic citation, courtesy of Phil Lapsansky)
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