Photographer Maynard Parker.
Fred Astair in blackface as “Bojangles of Harlem” in “Swingtime”, […]
A 1930’s ticket to the “Regular Fellows Minstrel Benefit of […]
1937 Comedic Duo Molasses ‘n’ January Black-Face Comedians.
Detroit Michigan Times Square Communists Hold May Day Rally. Photo […]
Young migrant mother has just finished washing. Merrill FSA (Farm […]
Between Tulare and Fresno on U.S. 99. See general caption. […]
Brawley, Imperial Valley. In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migratory labor […]
At Minna Street the army forms a semi-circle and sings […]
All the members of the congregation. Friends church (Quaker). Dead […]
1936 drought refugee from Polk, Missouri. Awaiting the opening of […]
An “Arkansas Hoosier” born in 1855. Conway, Arkansas. “My father […]
Boys looking at penny movies. Louisiana, 1938.
“MURDER IN BARROOM (ROYAL BAR & RESTAURANT) … MANHATTAN.”
“BODY OF JOHN DILLINGER, DESPARADO…. LAST RIDE TO MORGUE.”
AL CAPONE’S BROTHER. UPI Telephoto, 1938, with stamp for Acme […]
A pivotal moment in Minnesota race relations On the evening […]
Lawrence Beitler took this iconic photograph on August 7, 1930 […]
CA State Prison at San Quentin CA. Photo dated Apr […]
Celebrating Go Western Day, Billings, Montana.
Jilson Setters and Betty Day. Jilson Setters in front of […]
The boy is probably Lora Thacker of Raccoon Hollow [Harlan […]
The Story of Little Black Sambo is a children’s book […]
Sign on restaurant, Lancaster, Ohio. August, 1938 Lancaster is a […]
Railroad Crossing Guard (Richmond, Virginia), from the project The Negro […]
Gullah woman standing in front of her house. Turner, Lorenzo […]
Gullah woman. Turner, Lorenzo Dow 1890-1972
Diana Brown [Gullah Woman] standing in front of her house […]
African American men and women in stands. Howard University. 1938
Posters covering a building near Lynchburg to advertise a Downie […]
Negro flood refugee in the Red Cross temporary infirmary of […]
Movie theatre on Saint Charles Street. Liberty Theater, New Orleans, […]
Minstrel poster. Alabama. 1936
Floyd Burroughs and Tengle children, Hale County, Alabama.
Union Pacific Railroad Turbine Train. Photo dated 1939. Caption says […]
Detroit Michigan Central Railroad Bridge Grade Separation. Photo dated Sep […]
In a carrot pickers’ camp, Imperial Valley, California. Woman from […]
Drought refugees from Abilene, Texas, following the crops of California […]
Date picker’s home. Coachella Valley, California. March, 1935.
Church near Blythe, California.
Between Tulare and Fresno on U.S. 99. Many auto camps […]
Drinking at the bar in Pilottown, Louisiana. 1938
Rothman’s Pawn Shop, 149 Eighth Avenue, Manhattan. (May 18, 1938)