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Children of the Mississippi Delta, 1936 by Black History Album, via Flickr
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Mexican mother in California, 1935 Mississippi Delta Negro children, 1936 Mrs.

Children on porch from 1936 Mississippi. Pretty sure it's a Dorothea Dix

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"Children of the Corn," A group of African American migrant children sitting on the porch of a house on the Bayou Bourbeau plantation, Natchitoches, Louisianna,

Children of the Mississippi Delta, 1936 by Black History Album, via Flickr

Children of the Mississippi Delta, 1936 by Black History Album, via Flickr

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Mississippi Delta children, 1936 Photo by Dorothea Lange

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rétro - L'Atelier de Jojo
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*SLAVERY ~ The children of plantation sharecropper Lonnie Fair preparing food on wood stove in a sparsely furnished shack. Scott, Mississippi, USA, (Photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt.

A Few Portraits of Extreme Poverty - Children of The Great Depression. Many long days of hard work, often with little time to sleep at night.

this is photographing a time period known as the great depression. i like this because it shows the struggle they faced

This picture shows how small peoples houses were during the depression

rétro - L'Atelier de Jojo

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"why you so MAD, BLACK WOMAN?"
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Portraits of Ex-Slaves, - Retronaut

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project, …

As part of the Federal Writers’ Project of the Work Progress Administration, more than first-person accounts of slavery were collected, as well as 500 black and white photographs.

We shall overcome: One former slave said: 'Tisn’t he who has stood and looked on, that can tell you what slavery is – ‘tis he who has endured'

"why you so MAD, BLACK WOMAN?"

"why you so MAD, BLACK WOMAN?"
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Pay Day 1939: A group of teens shown waiting in anticipation to get paid for working the cotton fields in Mileston, Mississippi, 1939
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African American teens waiting to get paid for cotton picking inside Marcella Plantation’s store on Friday night, Mileston, Mississippi, 1939

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100 Years of African American vintage photography from the end of slavery in the to the Black.

The Mississippi Delta is known as the poorest corner of the poorest state in America. And what little economic opportunity the region do.

Pay Day 1939: A group of teens shown waiting in anticipation to get paid for working the cotton fields in Mileston, Mississippi, 1939

Pay Day 1939: A group of teens shown waiting in anticipation to get paid for working the cotton fields in Mileston, Mississippi, 1939
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Sold-off siblings shown in old photo tell their stories. I honestly never really thought this picture was a true story but reading the article from this link breaks my heart :(
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Funny picture, sad story - but I actually l like the font.

Mother turned away, ashamed of what she had to sell their own children.

39 Amazing Historical Photos Everyone Should See The oldest surviving camera photograph, View from the Window at Le Gras, taken of surrounding buildings at the Les Gras estate in France, 1826 or.

These Historical Photos Are Unbelievable, Especially When You See What This Mom Did To Her Children.

Sold-off siblings shown in old photo tell their stories. I honestly never really thought this picture was a true story but reading the article from this link breaks my heart :(

Sold-off siblings shown in old photo tell their stories. I honestly never really thought this picture was a true story but reading the article from this link breaks my heart :(
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Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner: July 1939. "Noontime chores: feeding chickens on Negro tenant farm. Granville County, North Carolina." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration.
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July "Noontime chores: feeding chickens on tenant farm." by Dorothea Lange. Inspiration for Rosetta Washington (left), her mother, Clemmie Washington (right) outside their home in Stillwater Springs in

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner: 1939

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slaves farming, the share cropping was taking place during this time.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner: July 1939. "Noontime chores: feeding chickens on Negro tenant farm. Granville County, North Carolina." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner: July 1939. "Noontime chores: feeding chickens on Negro tenant farm. Granville County, North Carolina." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration.

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Mother and Child, Photo by Dorothea Lange, 1930

Mother and Child, Photo by Dorothea Lange, 1930

She never got to finish her journey that day. She was marching peacefully along with some 600 protesters for voting rights when policemen arrived with tear gas and billy clubs. The protesters would be beaten, and she would be left bloody and unconscious on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma. Her name was Amelia Boynton, the date was March 7, 1965, and the incident on the bridge in Selma would draw national attention, eventually being called, "Bloody Sunday." Jon S. Randal Peace Page

She never got to finish her journey that day. She was marching peacefully along with some 600 protesters for voting rights when policemen arrived with tear gas and billy clubs. The protesters would be beaten, and she would be left bloody and unconscious on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma. Her name was Amelia Boynton, the date was March 7, 1965, and the incident on the bridge in Selma would draw national attention, eventually being called, "Bloody Sunday." Jon S. Randal Peace Page

Tenant Farmer - Chatham County, North Carolina; Photo by Dorothea Lange, July 1939. (https://twitter.com/HawCreekShop/status/531075680218652672) (http://haw-creek.com/shop/tenant-farmer-1939/)

Tenant Farmer - 1939 Poster

Dorothea Lange, Tenant farmer, Chatham County, North Carolina, date unknown

M I G R A N T   W O R K E R S    Photographer: Dorothea Lange    Imperial Valley, California, February and March 1937   Resettlement Administration, Lot 345

Portrait of eighteen year old mother from Oklahoma, now a California migrant by Dorothea Lange. this is a piece of Depression Era art for which Lange is known for. She was hired to document the rural poor being displaced by the Depression.

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New Madrid County, Missouri. Child of sharecropper cultivating cotton, 1938 Russell Lee - Photographer

While the mothers are working in the fields, the preschool children of migrant families are cared for in the nursery school under trained teachers, Kern migrant camp, California, 1936 - Dorothea Lange

While mothers work in the fields, the preschool children of migrant families are cared for in the nursery school under trained teachers, Kern migrant camp, California, 1936 - Dorothea Lange

L'histoire des frères noirs et albinos enlevés pour devenir des bêtes de foire

L'histoire des frères noirs et albinos enlevés pour devenir des bêtes de foire

Iko and Eko twin albino brothers. Have U Ever Heard of the “Muse Brothers”? George and Willie Muse, albino brothers living in the rural South during the late is stirring.

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