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Mexican woman, seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi

1939, printed later Marion Post Wolcott Born: Montclair, New Jersey 1910 Died: Santa Barbara, California 1990 gelatin silver print sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott 1998.120.24 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture - domestic - Knowlton Plantation

Ethnic - Mexican

Figure female

Landscape - Mississippi - Perthshire

Landscape - plant - cotton

Occupation - farm - harvesting

New Deal - Farm Security Administration

photography - photoprint

paper

gelatin silver

About Marion Post Wolcott

Born: Montclair, New Jersey 1910 Died: Santa Barbara, California 1990

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