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Original Author: Unknown
Created: ca. 1905
Medium: Photographic print

Taylor Armistead on the Hampton River

Eighty-five-year-old Taylor Armistead, formerly enslaved by the Armistead family, stands in a skiff or other small craft in the Hampton River at the turn-of-the-twentieth century. The photograph was taken in Hampton, probably near the King Street Wharf or the dock of an adjacent seafood plant.

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