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Oxcart pulling naval stores

An engraving from Frederick Law Olmsted's 1856 book A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States. An enslaved person leads a team of oxen pulling a cart loaded with barrels of turpentine along a dirt road through the woods. To the side, another enslaved person is chopping at a pine tree with an axe to expose the sap, while a white overseer/enslaver watches with a gun over his shoulder. Log buildings are visible in the background.

Oxcart pulling naval stores
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