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Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge

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Title
Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge
Names
King, Edward, 1848-1896 (Author)
Collection

The great South

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1874
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 917.5-K
Topics
Cotton
African American men
Longshoremen
Levees
Genres
Illustrations
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR27930781-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11720864
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 37b0b4b0-c6cb-012f-3008-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1848: Creator Born
  • 1874: Issued
  • 1896: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1874. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f561-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f561-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1874). Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f561-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Whenever there is a lull in the work they sink down on the cotton bales. ; Not far from the levée, there is a police court, where they especially delight to lounge