Sharecroppers Harvest Cotton ca. 1920s /

Following the Civil War, many former slaves worked as sharecroppers, renting a small portion of a cotton plantation and cultivating the land in exchange for a percentage of the crop. While sharecropping allowed blacks marginally more independence than they had had as slaves, a significant percentage...

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Corporate Author: WPA Film Library
Format: Movie Electronic
Language:English
Published:[Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, [1920]
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