Cotton Gin, U.S. South, 1869

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Image Reference

Frank Leslie's Boy's and Girl's Weekly (Oct. 2, 1869), vol. 6, no. 154, p. 380 (Copy in Special Collections, University of Virginia Library)

Caption,"Things Worth Knowing--The Cotton Gin". This image later appeared in Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly, vol. 9 (1880), p. 568, with the caption "Whitney's Saw Gin"; the 1880 image accompanies an article describing cotton production in South Carolina.