Item #18595 Photograph of African American men working in a rock quarry or mine. Photography African American.
Photograph of African American men working in a rock quarry or mine.

Photograph of African American men working in a rock quarry or mine.

African American, Photography

Original Photo

19 cent Albumen Photograph of African American men working in a rock quarry or mine. Size 8 x 6 in. silver gelatin photograph on cardstock mount . A large group of mostly African American male subjects stand among rocks in what appears to be a quarry or mining site, with a few well-dressed white men, women, and children also present in the crowd, including a rotund white man with a mustache and bowler hat who stands at the center of the composition. Some of the workers hold tools, including a hammer and shovel. Two small shacks and a buckwagon fill in the background of the scene. Original photographers mount with some soiling, and wear including small tears, albumen photo itself is in very good condition with a few surface abrasions.

Item #18595

Price: $550.00