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Cotton Exchange: 1904

Cotton Exchange: 1904

Georgia circa 1904. "Savannah Cotton Exchange." Note cotton-themed fountain landscaping and juvenile welcoming committee. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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Below is the same view from July of 2010.

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For those whose lives have been spent north of the Mason-Dixon line, I'm pretty sure that those are cotton plants in winter in the center of the "winged lion" statue area. I lived in the northeast for my first 22 years of life and was quite fascinated when I left home and saw cotton growing for the first time.

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