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  • Subject (Images): Plantations
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    • Cooleemee Plantation Family and Friends

    • 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Standing at the back are Fannie C., Frank C., Agnes W. and Ruth W. Hairston. Seated at the front is Peter W. Hairston, in front of Miss Fanny Caldwell, Miss Josie Craige, and Miss Nannie Craige.
    • Cooleemee Plantation Hitching Post

    • 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Mr. Redwood, an amateur artist who sketched Righteous the ferryman, perches atop the hitching post.
    • Chinqua-Penn Plantation gate house

    • 1922; 1923; 1924
    • Rockingham Community College
    • The gate house of Chinqua Penn Plantation under construction circa 1923. Chinqua Penn was the home of Thomas Jefferson "Jeff" Penn (1875-1946) and Margaret Beatrice Shoellkopf "Betsy" Penn (1881-1965).
    • Coolmore

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939; 1940
    • Edgecombe County Memorial Library
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    • Longleaf Plantation in Eastern S.C.

    • 1938
    • The Forest History Society
    • Planted in an old field in 1931. The sign in the foreground is six feet from the ground to the top giving an idea to the growth.
    • Tobacco Farmer

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows a African American farm worker driving a John Deere tractor pulling two tobacco drags filled with harvested tobacco leaves. A young African American child sits behind the man.
    • Mule and Tobacco Drag

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Photos show a tobacco drag being pulled by a mule down a dirt path. The mule is being driven by an African American farm worker. Behind them is a field. On the far side of the field are tobacco barns and out buildings.
    • Man and Boy with Tobacco

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows an African American man and boy standing in front of a field of tobacco. The boy is holding a tobacco stick with a cut tobacco plant hanging from it, possibly for curing.
    • Tobacco Workers

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows farm workers preparing tobacco to go to market. It has been cured and now it will be removed from the sticks and sorted by quality of the cured leaf.
    • Mule and Farmer in Tobacco Field

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image is a long shot showing an African American farm worker driving a tobacco drag, or sled, across an empty plowed field. The tobacco drag is pulled by a mule.
    • Tobacco Workers

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows farm workers preparing tobacco to go to market. It has been cured and now it will be removed from the sticks and sorted by quality of the cured leaf.

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