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Unloading Cotton

Unloading Cotton Black Americana
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Stock #: 275886
Type: Postcard
Era: Undivided Back
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1907 Feb-8
PM City: Laconia
PM State: NH
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Unloading Cotton. In every phase of the cultivation of cotton, even to the loading and unloading of the bales on and from the steamers, the negro is in evidence. Three-fourths of the world's supply of cotton is grown in the southern section of the U. S. The standard bale weighs 500 pounds and is 6 feet long by 4 feet high