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Shady Lady: 1939

Shady Lady: 1939

June 1939. "Shady side of main street. Elkins, West Virginia." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

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Gent seated on the steps is definitely admiring the cut of her jib as shady lady saunters by. Some things never change.

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