[Photograph of African American couple in front of woooden house with open door 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 African American couple in front of woooden house with open door 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
Domestic life
Families
Housework
Cotton pickers
Portraits
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 couple before a wooden house. The man, who stands and wears a hat and long apron over his clothes, holds a small cloth in his right hand. The woman is seated at the top of the wooden steps and the long handle of a straw broom rests against her right elbow. The door of the house is open and another African American woman wearing a hat and an apron over her clothes looks on from inside, arms akimbo.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew029
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew029#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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