Photographs of Tuskegee Institute: An Illustrated Inventory of the American Antiquarian Society

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Cotton field - picking

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Image of a young African American man seen kneeling on the ground picking cotton in a field. He wears a large bag on his back.

Cotton scene - cabin life

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Group portrait of eight African American cotton pickers standing outside of a wooden cabin near Tuskegee, Alabama. Two men, one boy, one girl and four young women are seen.

Dairy work - T.N.I.I.

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Image of three young African American men wearing all white, working in the dairy at the Tuskegee Institute in Tuskegee, Alabama.

Evolution of farmer's houses

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View of two farmer's houses near Tuskegee, Alabama. In the foreground is a new, small wooden house with central chimney and front porch. Two African American men are seen on the porch. In the background is a small rustic and partially delapidated…

Farmer's club - owners of cotton gin, graduates work

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Portrait of the male members of the Farmer's club at Tuskegee Institute, made up of graduates of the Tuskegee Institute.

Gambling - shooting "crap"

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Image of a group of African American men seen shooting craps on the ground on a small board.

Grocery store of a graduate, T.N.I.I.

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Image of a well dressed African American man standing outside of a two story grocery store in Alabama, owned by a graduate of the Tuskegee Institute.

Mattress making, T.N.I.I.

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Image of a male African American student stuffing a mattress ouside of a brick building at the Tuskegee Institute. A stack of pillows are seen piled on a windowsill.

Negro business attempt, grocery store

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Image of an African American man standing outside of a small, rustic wooden grocery store, near Tuskegee, Alabama.

Parker model house for senior girls

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View of the Parker model house for girls at the Tuskegee Institute. African American men and women are seen gathered in front of the house. The women sit while the men stand behind them.