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Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.

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Title
Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.
Additional title: [African American elderly people sitting on a bench and a chair, June 1939.]
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lee, Russell (1903-1986) (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Collection

Oklahoma.

Russell Lee.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Farm Security Administration Collection
Topics
Oklahoma
Clothing & dress
African American men
African American women
McIntosh County (Okla.)
Older African Americans
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Original negative # : 12242-M2.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e981a9e0-c612-012f-d686-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1939: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f967-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f967-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939). Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f967-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Negroes waiting outside a rural church while other members of their families are attending a church business meeting, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.