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On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry.

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On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry.

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Title
On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry.
Additional title: [African Americans lined up at gates to enter cemetry, 1938.]
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lee, Russell (1903-1986) (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Collection.

Louisiana.

Russell Lee.

Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Louisiana
All Saints' Day
Cemeteries
African Americans
Gates
Queues
New Roads (La.)
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Photographs and Prints Division, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Content: Original negative # : 11884-M3.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b52b72c0-c612-012f-ac9f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f96a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f96a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f96a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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On All Saints' Day at New Roads, La. Negroes assembled in the church for preliminary ceremnoies and then marched en masse to the cemetry for ceremonies there; The part of the group is shown entering the cemetry.