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Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941.

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Title
Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941.
Additional title: [African American pallbearers carrying the coffin of a nineteen year old African American saw mill worker, Heard County, Georgia, May 1941.]
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Delano, Jack (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Collection

Georgia.

Jack Delano.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1941-05
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Georgia
Funeral rites & ceremonies
African American men
Coffins
Heard County (Ga.)
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Photographs and Prints Division, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Content: Original negative #: 20835-M2
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c3abac0-c612-012f-09cd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1941: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1941. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1941). Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Funeral of nineteen year old Negro saw mill worker in Heard County, Georgia, May 1941.