Negro men and women working in a field, Bayou Bourbeaux Plantation. Natchitoches, Louisiana
Shoes of a tenant farmer near Columbia, South Carolina.
One of the children of Pauline Clyburn, rehabilitation borrower. Manning, South Carolina. 1939 One of the children of Pauline Clyburn, rehabilitation borrower. Manning, South Carolina. 1939
Miners’ wives coming home from town with groceries on payday near Mohegan, West Virginia. 1938 Miners starting home after work. Part of coal tipple shown at left. West Virginia. 1938
Horse races, Hialeah Park, Miami, Florida. 1939
Old man Moseley, now blind, Gees Bend, Alabama. 1939 Nolan Pettway’s children bringing home wagonload of fertilizer, Gees Bend, Alabama. Gertrude, churning on Isaiah Pettway’s porch, Gees Bend, Alabama. 1939 Jorena Pettway with some of the Gees Bend livestock, Alabama.
Drummer in orchestra in Memphis juke joint. Tennessee. 1939
Day laborer picking cotton on Marcella Plantation, Mileston, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi.
Coal miners. Chaplin, Scotts Run, West Virginia. 1938
Behind the homemade plow in the school garden, Gees Bend, Alabama. 1939
Aunt Nellie Pettway, carrying wood from yard for fireplace. Gees Bend, Alabama. 1939
Atlanta, Georgia. Watching a baseball game. 1939
Sign thermometer, Marion, Ohio.
Mountain woman by her home up Stinking Creek, Pine Mountain, Kentucky.
Negro picnic at Beaufort, South Carolina, July 1939. [[African Americans walking in an open field at a picnic, Bea…] (July 1939) Photographer: Marion Wolcott Post
Swimming in fountain across from Union Station; Washington, D.C.; September 1938. [[African American children standing in the basin of the Unio…] (September 1938)
“Hotel” in Pahokee, Lake Okeechobee, Florida, living quarters for migratory agricultural workers, February 1941. [[African American woman standing in doorway and African Amer…] (February 1941) Photographer: Marion Wolcott Post
Domestic servants waiting for street car on way early in the morning. Mitchell Street, Atlanta, Georgia, May 1939. Photographer: Marion Wolcott Post