Thursday, May 26, 2016

1935 Arkansas Sharecropper's Cotton


Cotton on porch of sharecropper's home, Maria plantation, Arkansas, October 1935. Photographer Ben Shahn.

SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE. Digital Public Library of America.

2 comments:

  1. That cabin sitting on a foundation of what looks like stumps or chunks of wood reminds me of the pre-fab houses around here that sit on concrete blocks.

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  2. Your analogy is a metaphor.

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