Houses for migrant workers - Belle Glade, Florida

Houses for migrant workers - Belle Glade, Florida


Image Number

  • RC09677

Year

  • 1939

Date Note

  • January 1939.

Series Title

General Note

  • A single room cabin cost 2 dollars a week and a double room cabin cost 4 dollars. Water had to be hauled.
  • The image was created by the New Deal program, Farm Security Administration (originally the Resettlement Administration) in order to demonstrate the hardships of farm workers during the Great Depression.
  • The original image is stored in the Farm Security Administration Collection at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. Image #: LC-USF34- 051176-D

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 11866.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990. Houses for migrant workers - Belle Glade, Florida. 1939. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/32453>, accessed 12 February 2016.

MLA

Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990. Houses for migrant workers - Belle Glade, Florida. 1939. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 12 Feb. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/32453>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Wolcott)