Cotton, Rice, Sugar, Citrus Room, View #1
WHITE MAN IN THE DINING ROOM EATING CAKE AND CREAM
Cotton, gold metallic thread, sugar cubes, glass, wood, paint, table.
Title Credit: Chips From The Smokehouse Floor, African American Folk Song
Northeast Florida History: Sugar crane crusher worked by slaves to produce sugar for plantation owner.
WHERE ONCE THE RICE PARTED THE EARTH'S MOIST SKIN AND PUSHED UP REED BY REED
Cotton, gold metallic thread, rice, wood.
Title Credit: Indigo by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Northeast Florida History: Slaves planting and harvesting rice for plantation owner.