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Slaves - Preparing Cotton

Slaves - Preparing Cotton American History African American History Nineteenth Century Life Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs Visual Arts Slaves and Slave Owners

This photograph, taken by Timothy O'Sullivan, depicts slaves preparing cotton at Port Royal Island, South Carolina for the cotton gin at Smith's plantation, Beaufort, South Carolina.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress.  LC-DIG-cwpb-00747.

 

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