Migrant family from Missouri camping out in cane brush. One woman said, "We ain't never lived like hogs before, but we sure does now." Canal Point, Florida

  • Marion Post Wolcott, Migrant family from Missouri camping out in cane brush. One woman said, "We ain't never lived like hogs before, but we sure does now." Canal Point, Florida, 1939, printed later, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott, 1998.120.27

Title
Migrant family from Missouri camping out in cane brush. One woman said, "We ain't never lived like hogs before, but we sure does now." Canal Point, Florida
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
  • Figure group – family
  • State of being – other – homeless
  • New Deal – Farm Security Administration
  • Landscape – Florida – Canal Point
Object Number
1998.120.27
Palette
Linked Open Data
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