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State Archives of Florida
Worker harvesting shade tobacco for the Florida Cigar Co. in Quincy, Florida.
M87- 27, Box 4
African American agricultural laborers--Florida--Quincy
Plant products industry--Florida--Quincy--Employees
Accompanying note: "The tobacco crop is never in the sun. Cheesecloth shields the growing plant from the direct rays of the sun. The crop is harvested in the shade and carried to the drying barns in covered wagons."
Subject - Corporate
Chicago Manual of Style
Finch, Ellis. Worker harvesting shade tobacco for the Florida Cigar Co. in Quincy, Florida. 1959. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/262413>, accessed 4 July 2022.
Finch, Ellis. Worker harvesting shade tobacco for the Florida Cigar Co. in Quincy, Florida. 1959. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/262413>
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Finch)