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James Hopkinson's Plantation. Planting sweet potatoes. [Image]
Photographs of the War of the Rebellion.
Moore, Henry P.
New-York Historical Society
African American men and women hoe and plow the earth while others cut piles of sweet potatoes for planting. One man sits in a horse-drawn cart.
African American men--PhotographsPlantations--PhotographsSweet potatoes--PhotographsAgriculture--PhotographsCarriages and carts--PhotographsSlaves--United States--PhotographsAfrican American women--Photographs
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From 'U. S. Navy. Edisto Island. Morris and Folly Islands. Fort Warren, Mass. Andersonville Prison, Miscellaneous.' photographic album, p 64 (Edisto Island).