Three images of African Americans with Louisville Textile Company. There are two photographs of a different man standing at the bottom of the steps outside a brick building. The third image has a group of men and women standing in two rows at the...
African Americans; Men; Tobacco; Employees; People
An African American man in overalls and a button-up shirt carries an armload of tobacco leaves. Bales of tobacco stand nearly to the man's shoulder. A series of pegs with coiled ropes attached to them mark the wooden beams in the background.
Five men stand in front L.L. Coryell & Son, a one-story white building. Four of the men wear ties, white uniforms, and white caps. The man in the middle holds a certificate. Address: 2538 West Jefferson Street, Louisville, Kentucky.