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    Posted 7 years ago

    scottvez
    (857 items)

    This cabinet card image dates from the 1880s to 1890s and shows an African American occupational.

    The man is standing in a doorway and is holding a whip by his side.

    There is no photographers information on the mount, but the image is most likely American.

    Reproduction of this image in any form is not authorized.

    Thanks for looking.

    Scott

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    1. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks again packrat.

      Scott
    2. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 7 years ago
      If he is holding a whip he may have been a cracker. He is outfitted somewhat better than most were during that era. The outfit and the whip would say boss man.
    3. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      I'd call it a buggy whip and it is pretty typical of what I have seen in other images of the era showing a horse pulled buggy.

      Scott
    4. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks walksoftly.

      Scott
    5. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks Amber and vetraio.

      Scott
    6. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks bellin, kerry and bones!

      Scott
    7. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks tlmbaran and Budek!

      Scott
    8. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks for looking macca.

      Scott
    9. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Thanks for looking supa-- if you have time be sure to look at my other posts which include antique photography.

      Scott
    10. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks for looking jewels.

      scott

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