[STEREOVIEWS] -- [RECONSTRUCTION]. BLESSING, S.T., photographer. Group of 14 stereoviews documenting the Louisiana sugar industry. New Orleans: [ca 1880].

7 x 3 3/4 in. stereoviews on cardstock mounts (most in very good condition). Each with photographer's imprint on recto or paper label on verso.

Views include a variety of scenes of sugar mills, cutting sugar cane, quarters for the enslaved African Americans, plantation homes, wash day on the plantation, and more.


Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $400 - $600
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