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    Five Stereoviews Presenting Life on the Plantation. An excellent selection of five (5) stereoviews of slaves on Southern plantations circa 1860. Includes an excellent view of a row of South Carolina slave quarters with families out in front of each, by Quinby & Co., Charleston, South Carolina. Together with a portrait of a male and female slave digging for sweet potatoes, with an overseer at right, Barnard's Specialties, Charleston, South Carolina, credit on margins. Also a very crisp portrait of two black men standing beside a cotton press, with J. A. Palmer, Aiken, South Carolina, credit on verso. Other views include a posed image of a black butcher, by F. A. Noewll, Charleston, South Carolina, as well as a view of #40 Bull Street in Savannah, Georgia, by J. A. Palmer, Aiken., South Carolina.

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    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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