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Sharecropper's wife. Missouri. 1938.

Image ID: 1260163

Sharecropper's wife. Missouri. 1938.  [[African American woman, wife of Farm Security Administratio...] (May 1938)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Sharecropper's wife. Missouri. 1938.

Alternate Title

: [African American woman, wife of Farm Security Administration client and former sharecropper, using a washboard to do laundry on back porch of home, Southeast Missouri Farms, Missouri, May 1938.]


: Lee, Russell, 1903-1986 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Farm Security Administration -- Sponsor

Created Date

: May 1938


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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


: 4319


: Original negative #: 11533-M5; Schomburg copy negative #: SC-CN-93-0927


: Farm Security Administration Collection. / Missouri. / Russell Lee.


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

Digital ID

: 1260163

Record ID

: 612529

Digital Item Published

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

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