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One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro.

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Title
One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro.

Names
Abbot, Willis J. (Willis John) (1863-1934 ) (Author)
Collection

Panama and the canal in picture and prose, by Willis J. Abbot. Water-colors by E. J. Read and Gordon Grant; profusely illustrated by over 600 unique and attractive photographs taken expressly for this book by our special staff.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1913
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Syndicate Publishing Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 918.6-A (Abbot, W. Panama and the canal in picture)
Topics
Jamaicans
Men -- Jamaica
Blacks -- Jamaica
Banana trade
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode : 33433057866836
RLIN/OCLC : NYPGR3973992-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11722038
UUID: 632d9e90-c6bd-012f-f2d3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1913: Issued
  • 1934: 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. "One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1913. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-891c-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. "One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 2, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-891c-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. (1913). One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-891c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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One way of carrying bananas : At the docks of the United Fruit Co., mechanical carriers, so perfected as not to bruise the fruit, have replaced the leisurely negro.