Hauling Cotton Bales, U.S. South, 1850s

Description

Carter with loaded ox cart taking bales of cotton to river port. Illustrates article (pp. 447 ff.) cotton and its cultivation, by T.B. Thorpe of Louisiana.

Source

Harper's New Monthly Magazine (1853-54), vol. 8, p. 460. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

NW0076

Spatial Coverage

North America--Louisiana

Citation

"Hauling Cotton Bales, U.S. South, 1850s", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 5, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1171
Carter with loaded ox cart taking bales of cotton to river port. Illustrates article (pp. 447 ff.) cotton and its cultivation, by T.B. Thorpe of Louisiana.
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