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Covert Auction: 1938

Covert Auction: 1938

July 1938. Douglas, Georgia. "Wife of sharecropper in town to sell their crop at the tobacco auction." Medium format negative by Dorothea Lange. View full size.

 

I'll bet

That she's not much over 40. That's a tough life.

The Car

If I am not mistaken, the car appears to be a 1928 or 1929 Ford Model A Tudor Sedan.

Those hands

That is a hard-working woman right there.

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