Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Hemmig, Robert
Not Identified
Dates 1940
Location California
Shafter
Language English
Subjects Photographs
Recreation
Shafter Camp
Title
Group of people -- one man having his shoes shined
Contributor Names
Not identified (Depicted)
Hemmig, Robert (Photographer)
Created / Published
Shafter Camp, N.D.
Subject Headings
-  Recreation
-  Shafter Camp
-  Photographs
-  California -- Shafter
Genre
Photographs
Notes
-  a) Part of Social Hour audience at Shafter Camp (handwritten on reverse); b) Todd's favorite picture of an "Okie Family" in Shafter F.S.A. Camp. Nursing babies was the usual thing at camp "Socials." (typed and attached to reverse)
Medium
photograph : photographic print
Call Number
AFC 1985/001: p018
Source Collection
Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Workers Collection (AFC 1985/001)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcts.p018


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