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Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Big Mama's Black Wash Pot......
(Photograph by Alex Bush, 1934)
The "wash place" at Thornhill plantation, Greene County, AL.
The laundry was boiled in these huge iron pots, beaten to remove some of the soap, and then boiled again before being hung out to dry.
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