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Bagging cotton

Bagging cotton

Two Jamaicans on raised structure, with tall bag for cotton.

Cotton spinning, Mr. Reid's salt ponds

Cotton spinning, Mr. Reid's salt ponds

Drawing shows people working under a porch roof.

Bagging cotton, Reid's salt ponds

Bagging cotton, Reid's salt ponds

Drawing shows two men atop a scaffolding with a large bag suspended in the middle.

Cotton spinning, Salt Ponds

Cotton spinning, Salt Ponds

Drawing shows people working under a porch roof. Title from item. Unpublished finding aid, Drawings of Jamaica by William Berryman, available in LC Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

[Pattern designs for cotton summer kimonos]

[Pattern designs for cotton summer kimonos]

Ukiyo-e print illustration shows six different textile design patterns based on the Rinpa style of Ogata Kōrin.

Providence, October 20, 1815. Sir. The cotton manufacturers of this town and its vicinity have, at two several meetings, taken into consideration the present situation of the cotton manufacturing interest, and the difficulties arising from the c

Providence, October 20, 1815. Sir. The cotton manufacturers of this to...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 168, Folder 8.

A Cotton carrier

A Cotton carrier

Illustration showing man standing next to horse loaded with cotton. Illus. in: Travels in Brazil / Henry Koster. London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1816, pl. opposite p. 194.

U.S. Reports: Shepherd v. Hampton, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 200 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Shepherd v. Hampton, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 200 (1818)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Shepherd et al. v. Hampton

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846]

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 1...

last page, with "confession of Salem jurors". Illus. in: Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846, last page... more

J.M. Newby & Co. dealers in ready made clothing, hats, caps, stocks, gloves, suspenders, cotton & linen shirts, merino & silk shirts & drawers, umbrellas, travelling trunks, capret [sic] bags, &c. under the United States Hotel, Augusta, Ga.

J.M. Newby & Co. dealers in ready made clothing, hats, caps, stocks, g...

Print shows an advertisement for J.M. Newby & Co., a clothing dealer operating at the United States Hotel in Augusta, Georgia, with view of the hotel and additional text about the goods they offer.

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

Photograph shows cotton being cleaned through machinery; cotton in case on display.

Cotton machinery

Cotton machinery

Photograph shows large cotton machine on display.

U.S. Reports: White et al. v. Wright et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 19 (1860)

U.S. Reports: White et al. v. Wright et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 19 (186...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; J. J. B. White (Defendant) and Gilbert S. Hawkins and Peter J. Cockburn, composing the Firm of Oakey, Hawkins, and Co., and Mrs. W. C.... more

Cotton field, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C. / Photographed by Hubbard & Mix, Beaufort, S.C.

Cotton field, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C. / Photograph...

Stereograph shows African Americans, possibly slaves, working in a cotton field. Title from item.

Memphis (Tennessee) before the war / sketched by Porte Crayon.

Memphis (Tennessee) before the war / sketched by Porte Crayon.

Composite of three scenes showing the old battery at the navy yard, steamboat landing, and the cotton levee, Memphis, Tennessee.

U.S. Reports: Baigorry, The, 69 U.S. (2 Wall.) 474 (1865)

U.S. Reports: Baigorry, The, 69 U.S. (2 Wall.) 474 (1865)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 69; Wallace Volume 2; December Term, 1864; Baigorry, The

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Iarmarochnyia postroiki

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Iarmarochnyia postroiki

Photograph shows bales of cotton in front of a long, low building. In the background, buildings for a trade fair.

Shipment of cotton at Savannah, for New York, on account of the U.S. Government / from a sketch by our special artist, W.T. Crane.

Shipment of cotton at Savannah, for New York, on account of the U.S. G...

Cotton bales on wharf, ships in background, Savannah harbor.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Iarmarochnyia postroiki

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Iarmarochnyia postroiki

Photograph shows buildings errected for a trade fair. In the foreground is a Russian soldier on horseback amidst bales of cotton, and a scale for weighing the bales (right ide).

Cotton team in North Carolina

Cotton team in North Carolina

Two African-American men with bales of cotton on wagon drawn by three horses and an ox.

U.S. Reports: The Gray Jacket, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 342 (1867)

U.S. Reports: The Gray Jacket, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 342 (1867)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 72; Wallace Volume 5; December Term, 1866; The Gray Jacket

[King Cotton]

[King Cotton]

Cartoon shows "a skinny old king with hair and beard of cotton, a huge oversize crown on his head, a whip in his hand, sitting on his throne, while African American slaves bring him cool drinks and female slave... more

Picking cotton, Savannah, Ga., early Negro life

Picking cotton, Savannah, Ga., early Negro life

Photo shows a group of six African American men and women posed picking cotton in a field.

U.S. Reports: Insurance Company v. Tweed, 74 U.S. (7 Wall.) 44 (1869)

U.S. Reports: Insurance Company v. Tweed, 74 U.S. (7 Wall.) 44 (1869)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 74; Wallace Volume 7; December Term, 1868; Insurance Company v. Tweed

History of Sea Island cotton / from sketches by James E. Taylor.

History of Sea Island cotton / from sketches by James E. Taylor.

Four illustrations with text: packing cotton for market, loading cotton on ship, whipping cotton, and ginning cotton.

What shall we do with John Chinaman? [2 illustrations: 1. Irishman throwing a Chinese man over cliff towards China; 2. Southern plantation owner leading him to cotton fields]

What shall we do with John Chinaman? [2 illustrations: 1. Irishman thr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 29 (1869 Sept. 25), p. 32.

A factory operative's appeal, to the President of the United States. Respectfully dedicated to all our fellow operatives engaged in the manufacture of cotton and woolen goods throughout the union by William Forster, of Fall River, Mass. [c. 1869

A factory operative's appeal, to the President of the United States. R...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 73, Folder 24b.

History of Sea Island cotton / from sketches by James E. Taylor.

History of Sea Island cotton / from sketches by James E. Taylor.

Five illustrations with text: sorting cotton, Sea Island cotton plant, carrying cotton from the field to the gin, planting cotton, and weighing cotton. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1869 April 17, p. 76.

Moss tree, Montgomery Ala.

Moss tree, Montgomery Ala.

Stereograph shows tree covered with Spanish moss and cotton plants in the foreground.

U.S. Reports: Miller v. McKenzie, 77 U.S. (10 Wall.) 582 (1871)

U.S. Reports: Miller v. McKenzie, 77 U.S. (10 Wall.) 582 (1871)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 77; Wallace Volume 10; December Term, 1870; Miller v. McKenzie

Booth Cotton Mills

Booth Cotton Mills

Manufacturing label illustrated with rooster.

A cotton steamer [in New Orleans]

A cotton steamer [in New Orleans]

Wood engraving by John Andrew & Son. Illus. in: Every Saturday, vol. 3, 1871 July 22, p. 93. Ref. copy may be in SSF(Gr) - PLANTATION CROPS COTTON. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Captio... more

Scenes in cotton land: The cotton gin

Scenes in cotton land: The cotton gin

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 33, no. 836 (1871 Oct. 7), p. 61. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397-K. Caption card tracings: Cot... more

U.S. Reports: Roach v. Summers, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 165 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Roach v. Summers, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 165 (1874)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 87; Wallace Volume 20; October Term, 1873; Roach v. Summers

U.S. Reports: Railroad Company v. Androscoggin Mills, 89 U.S. (22 Wall.) 594 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Railroad Company v. Androscoggin Mills, 89 U.S. (22 Wall...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 89; Wallace Volume 22; October Term, 1874; Railroad Company v. Androscoggin Mills

U.S. Reports: Hamilton v. Dillin, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 73 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Hamilton v. Dillin, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 73 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 88; Wallace Volume 21; October Term, 1874; Hamilton v. Dillin

U.S. Reports: Pleasants v. Fant, 89 U.S. (22 Wall.) 116 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Pleasants v. Fant, 89 U.S. (22 Wall.) 116 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 89; Wallace Volume 22; October Term, 1874; Pleasants v. Fant

U.S. Reports: Mitchell v. United States, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 350 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Mitchell v. United States, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 350 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 88; Wallace Volume 21; October Term, 1874; Mitchell v. United States

U.S. Reports: Haycraft v. United States, 89 U.S. (22 Wall.) 81 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Haycraft v. United States, 89 U.S. (22 Wall.) 81 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 89; Wallace Volume 22; October Term, 1874; Haycraft v. United States

U.S. Reports: Lamar, Executor, v. Browne et al., 92 U.S. 187 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Lamar, Executor, v. Browne et al., 92 U.S. 187 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; Lamar, Executor, v. Browne et al.

"Testing" Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton

"Testing" Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton

Trade card, advertising Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton, showing man roping steer.

U.S. Reports: Hall v. United States, etc., 92 U.S. 27 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Hall v. United States, etc., 92 U.S. 27 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; Hall v. United States - United States v. Roach

U.S. Reports: United States v. Ross, 92 U.S. 281 (1876)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Ross, 92 U.S. 281 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; United States v. Ross

U.S. Reports: Whitfield v. United States, 92 U.S. 165 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Whitfield v. United States, 92 U.S. 165 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; Whitfield v. United States

U.S. Reports: Desmare v. United States, 93 U.S. 605 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Desmare v. United States, 93 U.S. 605 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 93; October Term, 1876; Desmare v. United States

U.S. Reports: Whiteside et al. v. United States, 93 U.S. 247 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Whiteside et al. v. United States, 93 U.S. 247 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 93; October Term, 1876; Whiteside et al. v. United States

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Rheims, 96 U.S. 143 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Rheims, 96 U.S. 143 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Rheims

U.S. Reports: Kohlsaat v. Murphy, 96 U.S. 153 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Kohlsaat v. Murphy, 96 U.S. 153 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Kohlsaat v. Murphy

U.S. Reports: Ford v. Surget, 97 U.S. 594 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Ford v. Surget, 97 U.S. 594 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 97; October Term, 1878; Ford v. Surget

U.S. Reports: Gordon v. Gilfoil, 99 U.S. 168 (1879)

U.S. Reports: Gordon v. Gilfoil, 99 U.S. 168 (1879)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 99; October Term, 1878; Gordon v. Gilfoil

U.S. Reports: Snell v. Insurance Co., 98 U.S. 85 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Snell v. Insurance Co., 98 U.S. 85 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 98; October Term, 1878; Snell v. Insurance Company

[African Americans working, Charleston, S.C.: Cotton warehouse, carrying cotton]

[African Americans working, Charleston, S.C.: Cotton warehouse, carryi...

Stereo copyrighted by Kilburn Brothers. No. 465. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: African Americans Working; Pumps; Street vendors; Cotton Industry; Rice; Docks; Geogr.

On the levee at New Orleans

On the levee at New Orleans

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Loading cotton onto the steamer Warren. "7418" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 8118. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Cotton on the levee

Cotton on the levee

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). "7419" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 8119. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.