• Moving cotton on the levee

    This postcard shows an African American driving a horse drawn wagon that is filled with cotton bales.

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  • Cotton Workers in the Field (II)

    “Field of Cotton in Bloom, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image.

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  • Memphis Union Station

    “Memphis Union Station, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image.

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  • Trucking Cotton on the Levee

    “Trucking Cotton on the Levee, Memphis, Tenn.” Mixed color/black-and-white image of large truck with many bales of cotton and men sitting on the cotton, standing around the truck.

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  • Levee scene and water front

    This postcard shows an African American man sitting on a cotton bale that is ready to be loaded on the steamboat at the water front.

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  • Loading Cotton on the Waterfront (II)

    “Levee Scene and Water Front, Loading Cotton, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image.

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  • Riverside Drive and Cotton Carnival

    “Greetings from Memphis -- Home of the ‘Cotton Carnival’” Color image.

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  • Cotton Ginning Time in Memphis, Tenn.

    Shows mules hauling wagons of cotton to gin. African American men driving the wagons. Postcard #37.

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  • Unloading Cotton from the River

    “Unloading Cotton, Memphis, Tenn.” [Typed/Printed] “Many thanks for the card I think it real -- pretty. I hope this will please you. Rowena Terrall” [Handwritten]

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  • Hinkle, Benjamin Porter

    United States. Army; Infantry; 82nd Division; 327th Regiment; Company D White

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  • Cotton Workers in the Field

    “Field of Cotton in Bloom, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image of African-American workers in field of cotton, one on horse.

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  • Greetings from the City of Memphis

    Scenes of Memphis: Cossit Library; Lily Pond, Overton Park; Country Club; Landing at Riverside Park; Handling Cotton; Forest [i.e. Forrest] Monument; Tennessee Trust Building. Two-cent red George Wash…

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  • Cotton Exchange

    “Cotton Exchange, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image with man, horse-and-carriage in image.

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  • New Orleans - Cotton Steamboats

    "Unloading Cotton from Mississippi River Steamboats, New Orleans, LA." Color image.

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  • Cotton Steamboat

    “Steamboat T. P. Leathers, loaded with 4000 bales of cotton, on the Mississippi River, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image.

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  • Cotton Bale Arch

    – “Original -- Cotton -- Bale -- Arch -- Memphis, -- Tenn. -- Oct. 1907 -- Price -- Approx. -- $55.00 -- A Bale -- ©AJS 1951” [Handwritten] Black-and-white image of arch with horse-and-carriage, store…

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  • Cotton on the Levee

    Photograph courtesy Memphis Chamber of Commerce

    “Cotton On The Levee, Memphis, Tennessee” Color image with many bales of cotton stacked in front of two boats, two donkeys, at the forefront of the image; Mississippi River showing just slightly in th…

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  • Loading Cotton on the Waterfront

    “Levee Scene and Water Front, Loading Cotton, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image of man at forefront with many bales of cotton, boat, river in the background.

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  • New Orleans - Port

    "State of Louisiana Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans." Color image.

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  • Court Square Corner and Benches

    “Corner in Court Square, Memphis, Tenn.” Color image, with people on benches at forefront.

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