Handing and looping tobacco leaves


Title
Handing and looping tobacco leaves
Description
African American women handing and looping tobacco leaves. Date from negative sleeve.
Date
June 20, 1960
Original Format
negatives
Extent
6cm x 6cm
Local Identifier
0741-b24-fb-v24.b.65
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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Comments

Sarah Bailey Smith Jan 31 2010

This is incorrect terminology.  They are "handing" tobacco and "looping" tobacco on the sticks to prepare the sticks to be "hung" inside the tobacco barns where the tobacco will be then be cured.

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