Albumen print of a man with a full hay cart

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Photograph by
Blush, E. K., American, 1868 - 1921
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
albumen and silver on paper on card mount
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 3 7/8 × 5 1/2 in. (9.8 × 14 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 1/4 × 6 1/2 in. (10.8 × 16.5 cm)
Type
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
Place captured
Stuttgart, Arkansas County, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
Date
1894-1904
Description
A cabinet card with an albumen print depicting an unidentified man standing in front of an open cart stacked high with hay. Two (2) oxen are harnessed in front of the cart. The cart and the man are on a dirt street in front of the photographer's studio, a white building with the text "E. K. BLUSH / PHOTOGRAPHER" stenciled in large dark letters across the top of the building. The photographer's name and the place Stuttgart, Ark. are printed along the left facing side of the card mount. The edges of the off-white mount are scalloped. The reverse is blank.
Topic
African American
Agriculture
American South
Labor
Photography
United States--History--1865-1921
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number
2016.166.9
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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