Poultry Vendor, New Orleans, 1873-74

previous image return to thumbnails next image

Click on the image to open a larger version in a new window.

If you are interested in using this image, please consult Acknowledging the Website.

Image Reference
NW0254

Source
Scribner's Monthly (Nov.1873-Apr.1874), vol. VII, p. 147. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Caption: "The French Market-The Hen Trader"; shows a woman vendor with basket, holding a chicken, a girl by her side, and boy who has apparently purchased two chickens. Also published in Edward King, The Great South (Hartford, Conn., 1875), p. 49 who describes this scene on his visit to the market in New Orleans.