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The Cottage, Tobacco Barn, Upper Marlboro, Prince George's County, MD



B&W Photos

HB618547
General Perspective View Of Barn And Shed As Seen From Rear Of House, Looking Northwest

HB618548
Perspective View Of South And West Sides, Looking Northeast, Note The Open Panel In The Siding That Allow For Ventilation Of The Drying Tobacco

HB618549
General Interior View, Looking East, Showing Structural System For Hanging And Drying Tobacco (note Hogshead And Tobacco Press In Left Foreground

HB618550
View Of Tobacco Press, Looking Northeast

HB618551
Detail View Of Tobacco Press Showing Gears That Turn Press And Compact The Tobacco Into The Hogshead For Shipment


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Item Title


Location
Tobacco Barn, Upper Marlboro, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-985-C

Subjects
Tobacco Barns


Related Names
Lavoie, Catherine C., Historian
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF BARN AND SHED AS SEEN FROM REAR OF HOUSE, LOOKING NORTHWEST
2. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF SOUTH AND WEST SIDES, LOOKING NORTHEAST, NOTE THE OPEN PANEL IN THE SIDING THAT ALLOW FOR VENTILATION OF THE DRYING TOBACCO
3. GENERAL INTERIOR VIEW, LOOKING EAST, SHOWING STRUCTURAL SYSTEM FOR HANGING AND DRYING TOBACCO (NOTE HOGSHEAD AND TOBACCO PRESS IN LEFT FOREGROUND
4. VIEW OF TOBACCO PRESS, LOOKING NORTHEAST
5. DETAIL VIEW OF TOBACCO PRESS SHOWING GEARS THAT TURN PRESS AND COMPACT THE TOBACCO INTO THE HOGSHEAD FOR SHIPMENT


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