Log Cabin, Virginia, 1870

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Harper's Weekly, May 21, 1870, p. 321. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Caption, "A Spring Scene Near Richmond, Virginia." Man and woman in front of cabin, former planting kitchen garden, latter feeding chickens; note, chimney details. Although post-emancipation, this scene is evocative of the late ante-bellum period.