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Cabinet Card Photographs322 of 393Railroad steam powered crane Autographed Cabinet Card of Fitzhugh Lee MG (CSA and USA)
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Posted 6 years ago

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This cabinet card dates from 1891 and the photographer and location (TN) are both identified on the back.

When blown up an African American woman is visible sitting just inside the door of the cabin.

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  1. Manikin Manikin, 6 years ago
    Love it reminds me of a old house I sat on a porch in Mississippi many many yrs ago . Great Photo !
  2. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks Manikin and tlmbaran.

  3. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks walksoftly.

  4. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks for looking bellin.

  5. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks for looking hotkitties.

  6. AmphoraPottery AmphoraPottery, 6 years ago
    I can't imagine how hard life must have been for that lady.
  7. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    I agree Amphora-- she probably led a tough life.

  8. scottvez scottvez, 5 years ago
    Thanks cultcha.


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