New York, NY
African American Blowing The Wake-up
Photograph - Photograph
African American blowing the wake-up call for the cotton workers on a Southern plantation in 1867, two years after the end of the U.S. Civil War. Many ex-slaves continued their lives as paid Freedmen or tenant farmers on their former owner's plantation. Engraving from an 1867 sketch by A. R. Waud.
December 4th, 2011
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