Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin

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Title
Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1937-06
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 017100-C
Topics
Mississippi -- Leland
Agricultural laborers
Farms
Plantations
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Version identification: FSA Collection contains two copies of this photograph. Copy 1 slightly enlarged.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 23353
TMS Object Number: 017100-C
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 83bef260-884f-0136-85f6-1bef78749faf
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1937: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1937. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83b80a20-8851-0136-c3e3-617acec2444c

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83b80a20-8851-0136-c3e3-617acec2444c

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1937). Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83b80a20-8851-0136-c3e3-617acec2444c

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Tractor operator on the Aldridge Plantation near Leland Mississippi. These young Negroes drive tractors for one dollar and twenty-five cents a day and cabin