Ginning Cotton, U.S. South, 1850s


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Image Reference
NW0075

Source
Harper's New Monthly Magazine (1853-54), vol. 8, p. 459. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Men and women at work. Illustrates an article (pp. 447 ff.) "cotton and its cultivation," by T.B. Thorpe of Louisiana.