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Person County: 1939
... Farm boy in the doorway of a tobacco barn. Person County, North Carolina. View full size. Photograph by Dorothea Lange. Very serious ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/05/2012 - 2:56pm -

Person County: 1939

Game Day: 1939
November 1939. Durham County, North Carolina. "Cars parked along the highways on day of Duke-Carolina football ... showdown between seventh-ranked (and tied but undefeated) North Carolina and thirteenth-ranked Duke. Duke won, 13-3, causing it to leap ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/21/2019 - 9:47am -

Game Day: 1939

Kennon's Cafe: 1939
... "Cafe next to tobacco warehouse. Mebane, Orange County, North Carolina." Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/19/2019 - 4:24pm -

Kennon's Cafe: 1939

Porch Light: 1964
... turkeys. Those were the days I grew up in eastern North Carolina and those boys could have been some of my 'down the road' neighbors. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/11/2012 - 4:35pm -

Porch Light: 1964

Chez Heinz: 1936
... like this today! By the way -- I grew up in a community in North Carolina where there were lots of houses equivalent to this. Living like ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2012 - 4:09pm -

Chez Heinz: 1936

Cigarette City: 1940
October 1940. "Durham, North Carolina. Five Points, center of city, with Chesterfield cigarette factories in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2019 - 9:36am -

Cigarette City: 1940

Young Family, Penniless: 1936
... father, 24, and the mother, 17, came from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Early in 1935 their baby was born in the Imperial Valley, California, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/20/2013 - 8:56am -

Young Family, Penniless: 1936

St. Michael's Episcopal, Charleston: 1865
... St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1865 following bombardment of the city during the Civil War. From ... left in the South over the Total War strategy waged by the North against civilian centers in Virginia, Georgia, South Carolina and other ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/16/2011 - 2:15am -

St. Michael's Episcopal, Charleston: 1865

Oscar Weston: 1911
... 1910: 12 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1898 Birthplace: North Carolina Relation to Head of House: Son Father's Name: Robert J ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/24/2011 - 1:24pm -

Oscar Weston: 1911

Ashes by Now: 1865
1865. "Charleston, South Carolina, after the Bombardment. Ruins of the Cathedral of St. John and St. ... one said he did. However, his overland approach from the north led to the evacuation of the city in February 1865. - Dave] (The ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/02/2012 - 8:37am -

Ashes by Now: 1865

Crime Scene: 1920
... the woman traveled in several cities in Virginia and North Carolina. $1,900 Found on Body. It is practically certain, police ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/09/2012 - 7:33am -

Crime Scene: 1920

Siler City: 1939
July 1939. "Siler City, North Carolina." Resting place of Aunt Bee. Photo by Dorothea Lange for the Farm ... she was a New York City goil who had fallen in love with North Carolina's natural grandeur during her working years. The "real" Aunt Bee ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/20/2014 - 3:36pm -

Siler City: 1939

Harvest Time: 1939
... outside tobacco warehouse after auction sales. Durham, North Carolina." Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/10/2019 - 3:54pm -

Harvest Time: 1939

The Whitfields: 1939
... rehabilitation clients. Whitfield family. Near Gordonton, North Carolina." View full size. 35mm nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 11:48am -

The Whitfields: 1939

Chain Gang: 1910
... convicts engaged in road work, Autumn 1910. Pitt County, North Carolina. The inmates are quartered in the wagons, which are equipped with ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/07/2011 - 7:57pm -

Chain Gang: 1910

Zollie Lyons: 1939
... wife and part of his family. Note dog run. Wake County, North Carolina." View full size. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/10/2009 - 12:23pm -

Zollie Lyons: 1939

Harlem Barber Shop: 1939
... "Barbershop on Hillsboro Street. Oxford, Granville County, North Carolina." Acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size. A ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/21/2019 - 8:44pm -

Harlem Barber Shop: 1939

Railyard Rollers: 1905
... Big Deal in the longleaf pine belt that stretched from North Carolina to the Gulf coast of Texas. Sadly, most of the longleaf pines are ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/08/2012 - 2:50pm -

Railyard Rollers: 1905

Eight Till Noon: 1865
1865. "Charleston, South Carolina. Meeting Street, near Broad; St. Michael's Church in middle distance. ... a fire in 1861. - Dave] +145 The view is looking north from just below Broad. The beautiful house on the right remains as does ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 9:28pm -

Eight Till Noon: 1865

Election Year: 1940
May 1940. "Young Negro farm laborer. Stem, North Carolina." View full size. 35mm nitrate negative by Jack Delano for the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/01/2008 - 1:51am -

Election Year: 1940

The Colored Fountain: 1938
... fountain on the county courthouse lawn." Halifax, North Carolina. View full size. 35mm nitrate negative by John Vachon for the FSA. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 2:59pm -

The Colored Fountain: 1938

No Loafing: 1903
... State. Now eastern Tennessee, it came from land ceded by North Carolina. There was even a battle of Franklin between people supporting the new ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/27/2013 - 5:59pm -

No Loafing: 1903

Real Simple: 1939
... stairway and corner of the new fancy bed. Person County, North Carolina." ( Whitfield home .) Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/19/2009 - 1:26pm -

Real Simple: 1939

Pickle-Low Party: 1939
... to pole near the post office. Main street, Pittsboro, North Carolina." This photo by Dorothea Lange, which has attracted no small amount of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/15/2018 - 6:32pm -

Pickle-Low Party: 1939

Four Doffers: 1908
... mill workers at Daniel Manufacturing Co. in Lincolnton, North Carolina. Four doffers. Boy on left end (knee pants) said he had worked in the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/15/2012 - 9:45am -

Four Doffers: 1908

The Turn of the Churn: 1940
October 1940. Caswell County, North Carolina. "Children making ice cream to be sold for the benefit of the church ... a good deed. One interesting detail is the neat way that "North Carolina" is stamped on the license plates, with the "a" nested inside ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/14/2009 - 5:49am -

The Turn of the Churn: 1940

Whistler's Brother: 1936
1936. High Point, North Carolina. "Housing. Bedroom in company-owned home of workers in Highland Cotton ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/12/2013 - 12:01pm -

Whistler's Brother: 1936

Civil War Veterans: 1913
... must have shared. My wife's 3rd GGF Was from North Carolina and would have been at Gettysburg except he deserted the week before. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/11/2014 - 1:07pm -

Civil War Veterans: 1913

Kitty Hawk: 1901
1901. Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Wilbur Wright and glider just after landing. 4x5 dry-plate glass ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/13/2007 - 6:55pm -

Kitty Hawk: 1901

Dark Shadows: 1936
1936. Halifax County, North Carolina. "Prospect Hill, Airlie vicinity. Built 1825 by Wm. Williams Thorne." ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:01am -

Dark Shadows: 1936
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