The Hugh C. Leighton Co., Manufacturers (Portland, Maine)
Postcard image of young African-American children harvesting celery on a farm in Sanford, Florida. The children are standing with barrels to harvest the lettuce. Off in the distance can be seen a barn and a two-story house, with people sitting on the front steps. On the back of the photograph is a message addressed to Mrs. A. H. Borman in Norfolk, Virginia.
African Americans; Black-and-white photography -- Florida -- Sanford -- Photographs; Dwellings -- Florida -- Sanford -- Photographs; Lettuce -- Florida -- Sanford -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Sanford -- Photographs
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Size of Original Image
9 cm. x 14 cm.
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2011.
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Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on an Avision FB 6080E Book-edge Scanner.
"Sanford, Fla., Lettuce Farm" (1908). Images of Central Florida. 2472.