Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma

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Title
Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939-03
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 019051-E
Topics
California -- Bakersfield
California -- Kern County
Internal migrants
Dwellings
Housing
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Caption continues: ...Rent of this house without plumbing twelve dollars per month.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 24354
TMS Object Number: 019051-E
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 230dffc0-9412-0136-89c4-0875d4442dc5
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2e957ff0-9414-0136-8a63-2542448f29ca

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2e957ff0-9414-0136-8a63-2542448f29ca

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2e957ff0-9414-0136-8a63-2542448f29ca

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Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Housing for Negroes in a new district on the edge of town. A rapidly growing community of colored people, mostly from Texas, some from Oklahoma