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

  • Marion Post Wolcott, Mexican woman, seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi, 1939, printed later, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott, 1998.120.24

Title
Mexican woman, seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi
Artist
Date
1939, printed later
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott

Mediums Description
gelatin silver print
Classifications
Keywords
  • Landscape – Mississippi – Perthshire
  • Architecture – domestic – Knowlton Plantation
  • New Deal – Farm Security Administration
  • Figure female
  • Landscape – plant – cotton
  • Occupation – farm – harvesting
  • Ethnic – Mexican
Object Number
1998.120.24
Palette
Linked Open Data
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