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Compton, Negro sharecropper and his wife stripping and grading tobacco. He has a Negro landlord who lives in Mebane, part of a very prosperous Negro settlement, region of North Carolina. September 1939.

Image ID: 1260116

Compton, Negro sharecropper and his wife stripping and grading tobacco. He has a Negro landlord who lives in Mebane, par...  [[Compton, an African American sharecropper, and his wife str...] (September 1939)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Compton, Negro sharecropper and his wife stripping and grading tobacco. He has a Negro landlord who lives in Mebane, part of a very prosperous Negro settlement, region of North Carolina. September 1939.

Alternate Title

: [Compton, an African American sharecropper, and his wife stripping and grading tobacco, September 1939.]

Creator

: Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Farm Security Administration -- Sponsor

Created Date

: September 1939

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 4645

Notes

: Original negative #: 52055-D

Source

: Farm Security Administration Collection. / North Carolina. / Marion Post Wolcott.

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Digital ID

: 1260116

Record ID

: 612465

Digital Item Published

: 12-10-2004; updated 5-23-2012

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