Hoeing sugar cane - overseer on the mule

Image

cj1597.jpg

Title

Hoeing sugar cane - overseer on the mule

Subject

Louisiana
Men -- Louisiana
Women -- Louisiana
Farming -- Louisiana

Description

A group of black men and women work in field while a man rides a mule holding a stick and looking at the workers.

Creator

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940

Source

Image from opposite page 50 of Highways and Byways of the Mississippi Valley by Clifton Johnson, 1906

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

circa 1902

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Relation

From the Clifton Johnson Collection

Type

Photographs

Identifier

CJ1597

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7

Citation

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940, “Hoeing sugar cane - overseer on the mule,” Digital Amherst, accessed January 16, 2022, https://digitalamherst.org/items/show/4503.