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Unknown [Photograph of three women]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.410 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Roanoke, Virginia Type: Photograph Date: 21 August 1939 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w. ; 13.1 x 8.5 cm.

Summary of Content: A photograph of three African American women. They are standing with their arms around each other in front of a house porch. Another woman stands on the porch, but her face is not visible. The woman on the left is identifiable from other photographs as Nannie Harvey. The woman in the middle wears a dark polka potted dress and glasses. The woman on the right wears a white dress.

People: Harvey, Nannie J. (fl.1914-1969)

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: African American HistoryWomen's HistoryPhotography

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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