Picking Cotton, Georgia, 1858

Description

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.

Source

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)

Language

French

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0330

Spatial Coverage

North America--Georgia

Citation

"Picking Cotton, Georgia, 1858 ", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed October 15, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1149
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.
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