Southern photographs collection

Southern photographs collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hargrett Library.
Title: Southern photographs collection
Dates: 1870-1875
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
Coll. Number: ms3814

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of seven photographs focusing on the Southern United States, mostly depicting rural African-American life in the 1870s. Four of the images, stereopticon cards, two are cabinet cards, and one is a 1935 print of African-American labor organizer Angelo Herndon in prison.


Index Terms

Herndon, Angelo, 1913-1997
Southern States--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Southern photographs, ms 3814, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
FolderItem
11Boy with spanish bayonets
 
12"Cake Mary" and family
 
13Man with banana trees
 
14Northern visitor at the Park Avenue Hotel
 
15Woman on oxcart
 
16Family photo with oxcart and house
 
Folder
2Angelo Herndon, 1935