[Photograph of group in cotton field in or near Richmond County, Georgia, late 19th century]

Collection:
Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898
Title:
[Photograph of group in cotton field in or near Richmond County, Georgia, late 19th century]
Creator:
Williams, Robert E., d. 1937
Date of Original:
1872/1898
Subject:
African Americans--Georgia--Richmond County--1870-1910
Cotton
Cotton pickers
Harvesting
Clothing & dress
Baskets
Agricultural laborers
Sharecroppers
Children
Child labor
Location:
United States, Georgia, Richmond County, 33.3596349, -82.0735491
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Document digitized by the Digital Library of Georgia in 2000, as part of GALILEO.
Photograph of a group of African Americans in a cotton field. Men, women, and children are picking cotton. Some women wear kerchiefs or aprons, and most of the men wear hats. A full cotton baskets sits in the middle of the photograph as one man empties his cotton sack into the basket. There is a white house behind the cotton field.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew052
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlrw_rew052#item
Language:
eng
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.
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:

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