Men unloading bananas from a cargo ship to refrigerator cars in New Orleans, Louisiana, using conveyor belts


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MSS1218_B068_I031 and dams:154891
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Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 68
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu
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03.73 x 05.71 inches
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Recto: Unloading bananas, from ship side, New Orleans, La.; Verso: New Orleans is the world's greatest banana port, more than 700 ships arrive each year loaded with 25,000 to 50,000 bunches of bananas. Each individual bunch is carried from the hold of the ship to the door of the refrigerator car on mechanical conveyors. 55 - Post card specialties, New Orleans, La., Genuine Curteich - Chicago C.T. Art-Colortone post card (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.), Post card, New Orleans - America's most interesting city, Place stamp here 7A-H3126
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About This Item

This item is provided at low resolution only. Downloads are not permitted for this material.

Date Created:
unknown
Format:
Still image
Extent / Dimensions:
03.73 x 05.71 inches
Note:
This collection may include historical materials that are offensive or harmful. Historical records are evidence of the time in which they were created and often contain language and images that are racist, homophobic, sexist, ableist, or otherwise derogatory and insensitive. This content does not reflect the values of Emory Libraries. If you are concerned about content in this collection, please complete our take down form and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible.
Description / Abstract:
Recto: Unloading bananas, from ship side, New Orleans, La.; Verso: New Orleans is the world's greatest banana port, more than 700 ships arrive each year loaded with 25,000 to 50,000 bunches of bananas. Each individual bunch is carried from the hold of the ship to the door of the refrigerator car on mechanical conveyors. 55 - Post card specialties, New Orleans, La., Genuine Curteich - Chicago C.T. Art-Colortone post card (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.), Post card, New Orleans - America's most interesting city, Place stamp here 7A-H3126
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Find This Item
Other Identifiers:
MSS1218_B068_I031 and dams:154891
Institution:
Emory University
Administrative Unit:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Sublocation:
Box 68
Call Number:
MSS 1218
Contact Information:
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library rose.library@emory.edu