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[Man with mule in front of farmhouse]

Image ID: 1629747

[Man with mule in front of farmhouse]

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Man with mule in front of farmhouse]


: Associated Press -- Photographer

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: Photograph : b&w ; 18 x 22.6 cm


: Printed on mount: "He has something to grin about. Sylvester Harris, Lowndes County, Miss., negro farmer, is wearing the famous smile that won't come off after his recent telephone conversation with President Roosevelt to whom he pleaded for mortgage relief. A few days after the conversation an extension was granted on the mortgage. Picture was taken in from of Harris' farmhouse near Columbus Mississpi. Even the mule seems happy."


: Photographic views of the United States / Mississippi

Source Description

: 1329 photographs : b&w, dimensions


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Digital ID

: 1629747

Record ID

: 1756790

Digital Item Published

: 4-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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