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Lot 2: [ Photographs ] (African-Americans) Group of 3 photographs of African-American life in the late 19th-century south. Albumen prints, 7.5 x 9.5 and 6x 4inches and a silver print, 4.5 x 7.5 inches, the first with a Macon, Georgia photographer's

Swann Auction Galleries

October 5, 1998, 10:30 AM EST
New York, NY, US
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Description: [ Photographs ] (African-Americans) Group of 3 photographs of African-American life in the late 19th-century south. Albumen prints, 7.5 x 9.5 and 6x 4inches and a silver print, 4.5 x 7.5 inches, the first with a Macon, Georgia photographer's handstamp on mount verso, the second titled on mount verso in period and later hands, in pencil and ink, and the third titled, in white ink, on mount recto and with a dated exhibition label hand- titled, in ink, on mount verso. 1870s- 1900 ( illustration overleaf E1,500-2,000 African-American laborers delivering bales of cotton, Georgia *African-American couple outside their wood cabin, Virginia * "Typical Ky. Negro Home.
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Swann Auction Galleries
October 5, 1998, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, US