[Photograph of an African American woman holding an ax and leading a cow in or near Richmond County, Ga., in late 19th century]

Collection:
Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898
Title:
[Photograph of an African American woman holding an ax and leading a cow in or near Richmond County, Ga., in late 19th century]
Creator:
Williams, Robert E., d. 1937
Date of Original:
1872/1898
Subject:
African Americans--Georgia--Richmond County--1870-1910
Livestock
Cattle
Slaughtering
Farmers
Country life
Location:
United States, Georgia, Richmond County, 33.3596349, -82.0735491
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Digital image of black and white photograph taken in the late 19th century, scanned by the University of Georgia Libraries in 1999 as part of GALILEO.
Photograph of an African American woman holding an ax and leading a very skinny cow out to slaughter from a swept yard surrounded by a large white picket fence. A wooden building (barn?) and shed with a girl on it are in the background.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew027
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew027#item
Rights Holder:
The material on this site is the property of the University of Georgia Libraries. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching, and personal use as long as a statement of availability pertaining to the appropriate owning institution is included in the text.
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: [title of photograph], Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Extent:
1 photoprint : b&w
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:

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