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Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta November 1939.

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Title
Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta November 1939.
Additional title: [Group of African American men playing billiards on a Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi, November 1939.]
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Wolcott, Marion Post (1910-1990) (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Collection.

Mississippi.

Marion Post Wolcott.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939-11
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Mississippi
Billiard players
African American men
Clarksdale (Miss.)
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Photographs and Prints Division, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Content: Original negative #: 52481-D; Schomburg copy negative #: SC-CN-00-037
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ce857a50-c612-012f-c267-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta November 1939." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta November 1939." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939). Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta November 1939. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Shooting pool on Saturday afternoon, Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta  November 1939.