Picking Cotton, U.S. South, 1850s
Men and women in the field. Illustrates article (pp. 447 ff.) cotton and its cultivation, by T.B. Thorpe of Louisiana.
Harper's New Monthly Magazine (1853-54), vol. 8, p. 456. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)
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