Picking Cotton, Georgia, 1858

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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)

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."