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Fountainebleau Plantation Bell 1, in New Orleans,Louisiana,USA more

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Fountainebleau Plantation Bell 1

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Plantation slave bell:

Bernard Marigny had this bell cast for his plantation on the north shore of Lake Pnotchartrain. Most plantations had bells which were used to call the slaves to work and to signal the end of the work day.

Photograph taken with flash.

Shown in the museum in New Orleans, photographed with permission.


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Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi / 400D / Kiss Digital X
Lens: 18 - 55 mm (35 mm equivalent: 29.1 - 89 mm)
Focal Length: 55mm
ISO: 400
Aperture: f/5.6
Exposure Time: 0.016667 seconds
Exposure Program: Easy
Flash: Auto, Fired
Picture Style: Standard
Date: 2007:02:01 15:48:11


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