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May 1939 Alabama The poorer the land the more frequently one

May 1939 Alabama The poorer the land the more frequently one


May 1939. "Alabama. The poorer the land, the more frequently one sees

Typical old tenant's house with bedding being aired and sunned. Coffee County, Alabama, Apr. 1939 by Marion Post Wolcott (Library of Congress)

Birmingham Steel Worker Housing ...

Districts: History - Tuskegee NF Photo 4

Sharecropping and Tenant Farming in Alabama

A school in Gee's Bend, Alabama, 1937. Arthur Rothstein/Library of Congress

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Railroads and industry[edit]

Drove wagon to church

Estimated Monthly Payment

The Wilcox County Courthouse, Camden, Alabama, 1937. Alex Bush/Library of Congress

One of the daughters, Annie, married J. M. Lewis, who bought the place, built stables and a mile race track, to train and raise blooded horses.

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5057 County Road 33, Killen, AL 35645

Districts: History - Tuskegee NF Photo 1

Indigenous peoples, early history[edit]

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He left Scotland as a young man, and after twenty years in America, he had made his fortune, owning 1700 acres of land and fifty slaves.

Unemployed men outside a soup kitchen owned by mobster, Al Capone in Chicago. The

Beautiful old pictures of Thornhill Plantation in Talladega County, Alabama

White trash

Exterior view of barracks at the Ravensbrück concentration camp. Ravensbrueck, Germany

1936--1939 Arab Revolt in Palestine - 1930 Al-Qassam Jihad - 1939 MacDonald White Paper

Tenant Farmers Hoeing a Cotton Field ...

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(Washington [D.C.]) 1902-1939, November 05, 1910, Last Edition, Page 4, Image 4 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

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How Housing Policies Keep White Neighborhoods So White (and Black Neighborhoods So Black)

Old meets new at the Morrisette House, an old farm-house with modern additions

Source: Brent Moore / Flickr. 1. Sumter County, Alabama >

The World's Most Valuable Comic Book

African American farmer using a mule-drawn cultivator, photographed by Doris Ullman. Because

Handout from Jason Berry's collection

Few examples of ladies fashion from the 30's

Models of urban areas simplify the reality of huge differences between cities, and show how they have patterns that are common to many.

Emigration pamphlet circa 1858: 'Practical Hints for Emigrants to our Australian Colonies'.

Spanish Republicans, abandoned by the democracies and relying on aid from the communists, carry

The Palestine Post, later renamed the Jerusalem Post, announcing the birth of Israel on May 14, 1948. One of the main stories is of an Egyptian air attack ...

Selma Chalk photographs from 1914 US Geological Survey “Cretaceous Deposits of the Eastern Gulf Region

... 1869, the day Horatio Seymour, a Democrat, will supposedly become President. Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Independent Monitor, Sept. 1, 1868.

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I didn't know Hopper or what he was doing. I was doing very similar things. It just happens. It's one of the wonders of the art world.”

Gee's Bend was a part of Federal Government's Resettlement Program in 1935 and a part of Roosevelts New Deal plan

Historic marker at the Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama, June 21, 2016. Photograph by Flickr user Tony Webster. Creative Commons license CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Sergeant York Poster

Built to house military families in the early 1980s, these apartment blocks on the outskirts of Kosice are now home to poor Roma families [Sorin Furcoi/ Al ...

A screenshot from the Russian Channel 1 segment depicting the Rothschilds as a sow, and


The infectious disease that sprung Al Capone from Alcatraz


miscegenation ball ibox. '

Civil rights activists marching over the Alabama River on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma on March 21, 1965. Courtesy of Associated Press

Ethnic cleansing of western Poland, with Poles led to the trains under German army escort, 1939.

How the GOP Rigs Elections

Many North Carolina farmers in the 1930s relied too heavily on cash crops like cotton and tobacco, planting little that their family could eat.

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Al Capone wearing a bathing suit

Connect to Nature Waterfall

Kurt's class photo, May 1939

Political movements and social change

Sharecropping Family ...

At the end of 1930, India was experiencing disruption on a scale not seen in nearly three quarters of a century — and it was witnessing a level of social ...

The salvation of the common people of every race and of every land from war or servitude must be guarded by the readiness of all men and women to die rather ...

The Black Belt

The Call-Chronicle-Examiner (San Francisco) 1906-04-19 [

Giuseppe Strappa

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Poster

TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers.

(AlabamaLiteraryMap.org via University of Alabama)


The Two Faces of Lummie Jenkins

El Kordy: How do you reconcile events that happened after 1939 with your proposal to re-create a fictional show from Al Emara's founding year?

We must all turn our backs upon the horrors of the past. We must look to the future. We cannot afford to drag forward across the years that are to come the ...

Nottingham Memorial Garden - Map, date of photo estimated - Taken by B Wood 04 Mar 2000

If one checks the tide gauge record for the 20th century (Holgate 2007) one sees two significant things:

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During her assignment as a photographer for the Works Progress Administration (WPA), Dorothea

A dust storm hitting Boise City, right in the panhandle of Oklahoma on April 14th, 1935. This storm was particularly severe, and was one of the worst dust ...

The cardboard walls of one of the student pods at Rural Studio highlight the school's emphasis

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This 1939 photograph shows the son of a sharecropper in Wake County doing the difficult job of worming tobacco. Image from Library of Congress, ...


Walker Evans, Private Collection

In her lengthy reign the Queen has witnessed everything from the fall of the British Empire

Kurt and his cousin (Otti's daughter) in April 1939 in Vienna.

How one group of photographers saw America's Great Depression

Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder wants the owners of Poplar Place to renovate the entire development. They upgraded one house as a model for the rest of the ...