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This stereograph contains a sepia-toned image of five African-American children posing in chimney sweep clothing and with tools. Two children are kneeling and the other three are standing. The reverse side contains the photographers information, including address. The reverse side contains the given series number and a description of the picture. The photograph is on a yellow mount with rounded corners. Verso contains contributor and title information.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 7/16 X 6 15/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on card mount
verso, at top: PHOTOGRAPHED BY J.N. WILSON, / No._143 Broughton Street, / SAVANNAH, GA. verso, handwritten at top: No. 29 / Chimney Sweeps
Child labor--United States
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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