Cotton Harvest, U.S. South,1850s

Source

William O. Blake, The History of Slavery and the Slave Trade (Columbus, Ohio, 1862), facing p. 129; also found in earlier editions

Description

Caption, Plantation-cotton picking; carter with ox-cart hauling bales of cotton; field laborers with baskets of picked cotton. Blake does not identify the source for this illustration, but it seems to be one that originally appeared in Harper's New Monthly Magazine (vol. 8, p. 460); see image reference NW0076 on this website.

Date Created

1850-1860

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

BLAKE4
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