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To condemn my ancestors, to acknowledge our continued sins against a beautiful, gentle and fierce people.Children were slaves too. Babies were used by some slave masters as alligator bait in Florida as well.

Baby slave picking cotton

kilele: “ Bales of Egyptian Cotton Photo by Thomas Leplus Cairo, Egypt ”

Egyptian Cotton - Cairo, Egypt

Explore Thomas Leplus' photos on Flickr. Thomas Leplus has uploaded 161 photos to Flickr.

this is south Carolina and its post war I did read it. but its an interesting read A grandmother’s trove of Civil War photos goes to Library of Congress - The Washington Post Black History Facts, African American History, World History, American Women, Slavery History, British History, Strange History, American Life, Library Of Congress

A grandmother’s trove of Civil War photos goes to Library of Congress

For 40 years, a Houston woman has gathered hundreds of so-called stereo photos of war and slavery.

What an awesome painting.It really appeals to the "Southern" in me. I grew up around Arkansas cotton fields. Black History, Art History, Black Artwork, World Photography, Black Artists, Cool Paintings, African American History, African Art, Figurative Art

Art Prints & Posters | Reproductions of Famous Artwork

High quality reproduction prints of artwork available as posters, canvas and note cards. Lots of framing options. Digital downloadable files available too!

Old Negro Man with Basket of Cotton William Aiken Walker kK African American Artist, African American History, American Artists, Black Art Painting, Black Artwork, Art And Illustration, Black Love Art, Black Man, Black Art Pictures

Old Negro Man with Basket of Cotton (William Aiken Walker - )

Old Negro Man with Basket of Cotton William Aiken Walker

Feet of an African American cotton picker near Clarksdale, Mississippi. Photograph by Dorothea Lange, June

Cotton Picker, 1937

Final Dimensions (width x height): 12" x 9" This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display. Item #8677335

William Aiken Walker (American/South, "Female Cotton Picker with Pipe", oil on academy board, signed lowe. African American Artwork, African American History, African Art, American Artists, Black Artwork, Afro Art, Black Women Art, Artist Art, Female Art

0236: William Aiken Walker (American/South, 1839-1921) - Nov 19, 2011 | Neal Auction Company in LA

William Aiken Walker (American/South, 1839-1921), "Female Cotton Picker with Pipe", oil on academy board, signed lowe... on Nov 19, 2011

Buy original LIFE MAGAZINE of September 1941 with Quiz Kid Gerard Darrow on. adored customer, please claim now this out-of-the-ordinary sale only at Meremart Life September 3 1956 - History Books, World History, History Quotes, European History, Ancient History, History Medieval, Funny History, History Timeline, British History

Original, vintage back issues for sale from 1936 to 2000

While half of the story takes place at the plantations, the rest of the story takes place at a historical slave auction. In fact, Pierce Butler held the largest slave auction in American History. During the auction it poured and poured and would not stop pouring rain, many think it was God crying. This is another reason that the story was named "Day of Tears"

Very beautiful piece. Illustration by Aliki from the vintage 1968 children's book "Oh Lord, I Wish I Was a Buzzard" by Polly Greenberg. This shows how a strong concept could work even if it's only a two color illustration. History Images, Love Illustration, African American Art, Black Art, Vintage Images, Book Design, Childrens Books, Illustrators, Art For Kids

Very beautiful piece. Illustration by Aliki from the vintage 1968 children's book "Oh Lord, I Wish I Was a Buzzard" by Polly Greenberg.