Picking Cotton, Georgia, 1858
Men, women, and children in the field. Accompanies an article, Cotton Picking in Georgia (p. 49): The spirited engraving . . . is from a graphic sketch made expressly for us . . . and represents a party of field hands in Georgia picking cotton in the fall.
Ballou's Pictorial (Boston, Jan. 23, 1858), vol. 14, p. 49. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library; also, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-76385)
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