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0009014
SLAVE QUARTERS, c1865.
Slave quarters on Rosemont Plantation near Woodville, Mississippi, home of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America. Engraving, 1866.
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0066592
NEW SOUTH CARTOON, 1882.
'The Queen of Industry, or The New South.' Cartoon, 1882, by Thomas Nast comparing the plantation economy of the pre-Civil War South with the more industrialized economy of 1882.
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0634013
CONFEDERATE SEAL, 1862.
The Great Seal of the Confederate States of America, with George Washington surrounded by Southern agricultural crops. Lithograph by Andrew Graham, 1862.
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TEXAS: COTTON EXPORT, c1930.
African American workers loading cotton onto a ship for export, Galveston, Texas. Photograph, c1930.
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0622554
COTTON PLANTATION, 1881.
'Edge of the cotton field.'
Workers on a cotton plantation. Engraving, 1881.
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0036072
COTTON PICKING, c1930.
Two men hauling a bale of cotton. Photographed, c1930-32, probably in South Carolina, by Doris Ulmann.
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0236398
GEOGRAPHY.
Aegypt, river Nile, barques carrying cotton, Picture taken by Paul Wolff 1935.
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ECONOMY.
China: chinese workers loading cotton bales - undated, probably around 1910 - Photographer: Haeckel Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0010552
GINNING COTTON, 1854.
Ginning cotton on a plantation in the American South. Engraving, 1854.
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0037083
PLANTATION: OVERSEER, 1867.
The owner and overseer of the Buena Vista cotton plantation in Clarke County, Alabama. Wood engraving, American, 1867.
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POSTER: BRAZIL, c1942.
'Resources of Brazil - Products she contributes to the defeat of the Axis.' Lithograph, c1942.
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0622313
NEW YORK: COTTON EXCHANGE.
View of the New York Cotton Exchange Building from the street. Drawing by Hughson Hawley, c1883.
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0094292
SUDAN: COTTON FIELDS.
Sudanese farmer plowing cotton fields in the traditional manner near Khartoum. Photographed 1958.
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0132810
TEXTILE MILL, 1908.
View of the Wylie Mill which employed many young children in Chester, South Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, November 1908.
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0146501
JB LENOIR.
Blues singer JB Lenoir Lafayette Leake, blues pianist, Ernest Cotton, sax tenor, Willie Dixon, double bass, and Odie Payne, drum, in 1952. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA.
Director Francis Ford Coppola on set of film THE COTTON CLUB 1984. Full credit: CSFF - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0009083
LINEN MANUFACTURE, 1783.
'Spinning - reeling with the clock-reel - boiling yarn.' Engraving illustrating the Irish linen manufacture in County Down, Ireland.
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0010914
SLAVERY: WEST INDIES.
African slaves working on a cotton plantation in the West Indies. Copper engraving, French, late 18th century.
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0065301
CHINA: COTTON SPINNING 1870s.
A woman working a cotton spinning machine, China, 1870s.
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0128947
LOUISIANA: PLANTER'S HOME.
The Duplantier residence near New Orleans, Louisiana. Wood engraving from 'Country Seats of the United States of North America,' 1808.
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0002900
COTTON PLANTATION.
Picking cotton on a Mississippi plantation, late 19th century.
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0012273
TEXTILE MANUFACTURE, 1834.
Calico printing in a Manchester, England, cotton mill. Steel engraving, 1834 English.
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0009412
TEXTILE MILL, c1840.
Bobbin and drawing frames in a New England cotton textile mill. Lithograph, c1840.
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0010925
HAULING COTTON, 1854.
Hauling cotton to the river from a plantation in the antebellum American south. Engraving, 1854.
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0060652
SHAHN: PICKING COTTON.
Mural by Ben Shahn for WPA at a Grand Concourse post office in the Bronx, New York City. Photo credit: Erik Falkensteen / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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0067312
RAILROADING, 1830s.
Passengers aboard an early American locomotive, including a group of black musicians, are protected from the danger of boiler explosion by bales of cotton. Wood engraving, American, 1830s.
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0068730
FOXE: BOOK OF MARTYRS.
Martyrdom of Robert Mills, Stephen Cotton, Robert Dynes, Stephen Wight, John Slade and William Pikes at Brentford in Middlesex, England. Line engraving, from a late 18th century English edition of John Foxe's 'The Book of Martyrs,' first published in 1563.
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0004040
COTTON GIN, 19th CENTURY.
Eli Whitney's cotton gin. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0009414
TEXTILE MANUFACTURE, c1836.
The weaving room in a New England cotton mill. Lithograph, c1840.
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0037678
COTTON PLANT, 1796.
A sprig of cotton, probably sea-island cotton (Gossypium barbadense). Line engraving by William Blake from 'Narrative of an Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam' by Captain J.G. Stedman, published in 1796.
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0080093
PLANTATION LIFE.
Scenes of slavery on a cotton plantation in the American South. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0132606
HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1908.
A group of young workers at the Ivey Mill Company in Hickory, North Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, November 1908.
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0132812
TEXTILE MILL, 1908.
A warper at his machine in a cotton mill in Newton, North Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, December 1908.
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0351539
COTTON FIELD, c1922.
A cotton field, probably in the American South. Photograph, c1922.
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ASIAN ART.
Carp in waves with family crest in form of oak leaf, cotton futonji bedspread, dyed in reserve with rice starch and indigo dip with pigments, ink, Japanese civilization, Meiji period, 1868-1912.
Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ASIAN ART.
Futonji bedspread with paper fan motifs, family crest, paulownia, cotton, with little masks dyed in reserve with rice starch and indigo dip with pigments, Japanese civilization, Meiji-Taisho period, 1868-1926.
Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0036028
TEXTILE MILL, 1881.
Scene in a textile mill in the northeastern United States. Wood engraving, American, 1881.
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0040951
SLAVERY: PLANTATION LIFE.
Slaves picking cotton on a pre-Civil War plantation in the American South with their cabins visible at lower left. Engraving, c1850.
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0064843
COTTON EXCHANGE, 1884.
The New York Cotton Exchange in Hanover Square, New York. Wood engraving, 1884.
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0008378
COTTON GIN, 19th CENTURY.
Eli Whitney's cotton gin. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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