Cutting Timber, Virginia, 1850s

Description

Caption, timber for shingles to cover houses, Montgomery county; scene shows two black men sawing a tree tree trunk and a white man splitting logs.

Source

Lewis Miller, Sketchbook of Landscapes in the State of Virginia, 1853-1867. Courtesy, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia; image 83-167c.

Creator

Miller, Lewis

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

NW0133

Spatial Coverage

North America--Virginia

Citation

"Cutting Timber, Virginia, 1850s", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed January 26, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/932
Caption, timber for shingles to cover houses, Montgomery county; scene shows two black men sawing a tree tree trunk and a white man splitting logs.
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