1933 Print Raw Sugar Refinery Sack Sucrose Burlap Food Weighing American FZ2

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This is an original 1933 halftone print of sugar sacks being weighed at the American Sugar Company. The company was founded in 1891, and was the largest sugar refining industry in the beginning of the 20th century. The company became Domino Sugar.

Photography by William M. Rittase (1894-1968). He was an American photographer active from the 1920s to the 1930s. He is best known for his industrial photography and portraits often used in Fortune Magazine.

CONDITION

This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 4.75 inches; 15 x 12 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Raw Sugar, Business, Industry

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