[PHOTOGRAPHS - OCCUPATIONAL] -- [COTTON]. Group of oversize photographs of cotton processing, comprising:

Cotton Gins, Arkansas. 9 1/4 x 7 in. (image yellowed, chipping to mount, tape residue to verso). -- Bailing Cotton, Arkansas. -- Cotton Market, Montgomery, Alabama. -- Together 3 images. [Philadelphia?]: Philadelphia Museum, n.d., all on cardstock mounts marked "The Philadelphia Museum" to rectos with descriptions to versos, each 9 x 7 1/4 in. except where noted, condition generally fine except where noted. 


Scientific American. Vol. XLV, Number 14. New York, 1 October 1881. 16 pp., folio, 11 x 15 3/4 in. Disbound (small nick in right edge). Features eight engraved vignettes titled Machines and Appliances for Harvesting Cotton showing African Americans engaged in cotton production. 

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