Way Down South in the Land of Cotton

Way Down South in the Land of Cotton Black Americana

Stock #: 276093
Type: Postcard
Era: Undivided Back
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1907 Mar-16
PM City: Birmingham
PM State: AL
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The most expensive process of cotton culture is the picking of it; despite various inventions, hand picking is the most satisfactory, and from 30 to 50 cents a hundred weight is paid men, women and children. 200 to 300 pounds of seed cotton is considered a good day's work; the fields are picked once in two or three weeks, and the season lasts about three months
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