Sally Cottrell Cole
Original Author: William Roads
Created: ca. 1867–1873
Medium: Carte-de-visite

Sally Cottrell Cole

Sally Cottrell Cole is identified as "Mammy" Sally Cole on this carte-de-visite portrait. Cottrell worked for the Valentine W. Southall family, and, in 1846, married a free black man named Reuben Cole. This photograph was made at the William Roads studio in Charlottesville, probably between 1867 and 1873.

Citation: Minor, Southall and Venable family photographs, 1860-1900, Accession #10100-d, Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.