The photograph is of the Spring Garden Cotton Gin ca. 1900 in Cherokee County, AL.  The man at the bottom of the stairs (in the white shirt with his hand on the rail) is William Russell Dobbs, and the man at the very top (with his arms crossed) is Guilford L. Dobbs.
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