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|Type:||Picture postcards | StillImage|
|Description:||Early-twentieth century postcard image of seven men surrounding a cotton scale while bales are being weighed. Upon being baled, cotton would be weighed and tagged before being placed on the open market.|
Front of postcard: "160."
Original postcard scanned and described by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO.
|Subjects:||Cotton--Georgia--Augusta | Scales (Weighing instruments)--Georgia--Augusta--Pictorial works | Cotton baling--Georgia--Augusta | Augusta (Ga.) | Richmond County (Ga.)|
|Contributors:||East Central Georgia Regional Library (Augusta, Ga.)|
|Online Publisher:||[Athens, Ga.] : Digital Library of Georgia, 2005|
|Original Material:||Weighing Cotton. New York : Taylor Platt Co., [between 1900 and 1914] | Picturing Augusta: historic postcards from the collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System.|
|Rights and Usage:||Cite as: [title of postcard], Augusta and Environs Picture Post Cards in Color, East Central Central Georgia Regional Library, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.|
|Related Materials:||Forms part of: Picturing Augusta: historic postcards from the collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System.|
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hagp/id:aep037|
|Related Institutions:||Digital Library of Georgia|
East Central Georgia Regional Library (Augusta, Ga.)
|Collection Information:||Picturing Augusta: Historic Postcards from the Collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System|
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