Washboard

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Title

Washboard

Subject

Life on the Plantation

Description

This is an antique washboard. During this time, washing of clothes was done by hand. Slaves would have washed their master and his family's clothes and their own by hand and hung the clothes on a clothesline outside to dry.

Source

Underground Railroad Museum

Publisher

Director Kristina Estle

Type

Metal and wood

Files

DSCN6922.JPG

Reference

Washboard, Director Kristina Estle

Cite As

“Washboard,” A Glimpse Through the Underground Railroad Museum, accessed August 17, 2022, https://ugrrm.omeka.net/items/show/43.

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