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Migrants playing checkers (with bottle caps), on a juke joint porch after a "freeze-out" of vegetable crops. Near Okeechobee, Florida

1940, 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 1998.120.25 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group - male

Landscape - Florida - Okeechobee

Occupation - farm - harvesting

Recreation - sport and play - checkers

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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