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Description

View of plowed and planted field w/ house just visible in background; many men and a few women posed (not in work clothes) w/ hoes in middle ground.

Details

Maker
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896 (Photographer)
Date
1873
Inscriptions
Printed on lower edge of image: ""Black,. Photo./ A Hoeing Surprise Party on the `Curtis' Farm, Jamaica Plain. June 4th, 1873."" Handwritten on verso: ""Gift of James W. Spring""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
albumen (egg white)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Agriculture
agriculture
Albumen
albumen (egg white)
Farming
farming
landscapes (representations)
photographs
Print, Photographic
recreation
Recreation
People and organizations
Curtis Farm
Dimensions
19 x 23 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2885
GUSN
37393

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