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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • RAINIER NATIONAL PARK: c. 1920s

A Basket of Beans: 1941

A Basket of Beans: 1941

July 1941. "Italian day laborer with basket of beans she has just picked. Seabrook Farms, Bridgeton, New Jersey." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

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Italian Contributions

Few cultures have contributed to our US society as bountifully as Italy's, and one part of that is heart-stoppingly beautiful women, like our bean-carrier here. Remember Annette?

Bean Focusing

There's a basket?

Thanks to the Shorpy community

for pointing out minor details (bean on shirt) that I had overlooked.

Hanging On

I guess that one bean does not want to go.

It is hanging on to the lovely lady

Cute Girl

Wonder what happened to her. Probably married down the road.

"Pretty Girls" Gallery

She has my vote!

Bellissima!

What a lovely girl!
(Lucky little bean ... )

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