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History 470 - African American Studies 453: Plantation Society in the Americas


Jackson, William Henry, Photographer and Detroit Publishing Co., “[Scene about a Cotton Plantation]” Negative, glass. Mississippi, 1880. From Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington D.C. (accessed Dec. 23, 2015).

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