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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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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 General 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

Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1913: Issued
  • 1934: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Schomburg General 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

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg General 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 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-891c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg General 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.