Plantations, The Wedge

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Title:
Plantations, The Wedge
Date:
1923
Description:
4" X 5" image of an outbuilding (slave cabin?) taken by a member of the American Association of Museums at their meeting held in Charleston to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Charleston Museum. Handwritten below a similar image in scrapbook commemorating the meeting is written: 'Between The Wedge and Harrietta.' It is unknown on which property the building was located.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Plantation Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
American Association of Museums. Meeting, University of South Carolina
Topical Subject:
Plantations -- South Carolina, Outbuildings, Slaves--Dwellings
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Charleston County (S.C.), Georgetown County (S.C.)
Note:
The original plantation lands are located party in Charleston County (the house) and partly in Georgetown County (rice fields). Property now houses the University of South Carolina's International Center for Public Health Research.
Shelving Locator:
MK 22346h
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
800 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival Masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2011, The Charleston Museum Archives. All rights reserved. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.