Views of Alachua
James Calvert Smith

Grinding the Cane with Indian Mound

 
 
13 3/8" by 17 1/2". n.d. Watercolor.

Accompanying Text Reads:

My grandfather's sugar cane mill. East of mound. Just west of this cane mill is an Indian mound. When my mother died a few days after I was born, 1879, she was buried on the north side of mound. Nine years later my aunt was buried on the west side of the mound. Calvert Smith. 121 15th St. Holly Hill, Fla.

Scanning of this photo was funded by the E. Ashby Hammond Memorial Fund.


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