Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.050
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Print from glassplate negative. Large rocks and boulders are piled on the ground. There are approximately 13 African American men working the rocks. There is a large wooden winch that has a line connected to a cart that is loaded with rocks. Several men are gathered around the cart. There is a path down to the river that is lined with wooden planks that guide the crate down to the river. Location is unknown.
Date 1890 circa
Print size 7.00" x 5.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108