[Cotton field near Galveston, Texas]

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Postcard image of a cotton field near Galveston, Texas. Titled "April Fool" 1907. African-American men harvesting cotton. Two men in center have baskets filled with cotton. Two men on right are picking cotton. Horse and buggy with male driver in background. Trees in distance.

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Height:9 cm, Length/Circumference:14 cm, Width/Diameter:

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Creator: Unknown. April 1, 1907.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 635 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Postcard image of a cotton field near Galveston, Texas. Titled "April Fool" 1907. African-American men harvesting cotton. Two men in center have baskets filled with cotton. Two men on right are picking cotton. Horse and buggy with male driver in background. Trees in distance.

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Height:9 cm, Length/Circumference:14 cm, Width/Diameter:

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Fort Bend Museum Collection

The Fort Bend Museum Collection presents a rich variety of historical materials, including photographs of artifacts from the museum and local history photographs. Among the interesting materials are photographs of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

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  • April 1, 1907

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  • April 15, 2005, 10:28 a.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 6:36 p.m.

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[Cotton field near Galveston, Texas], postcard, April 1, 1907; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth784/: accessed September 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.