Harvesting Sugar Cane, Louisiana, 1853


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Image Reference
HW9-760

Source
Harper's New Monthly Magazine(1853), vol. 9, p. 760. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Caption, "Gathering the Cane" ; men cutting cane, women gathering the stalks; and ox cart to haul the stalks to the mill with carter (whip in hand).