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July 1939. Gordonton, North Carolina. "Country store on dirt road. Sunday afternoon. Note kerosene pump on the right and the gasoline pump on the left. Rough, unfinished timber posts have been used as supports for porch roof. Negro men sitting on the porch. Brother of store owner stands in doorway." 4x5 negative by Dorothea Lange. Click here for the original B photo. View full size.
A 150-year-old photo found in a North Carolina attic shows a young African American slave child named John with another unidentified child sitting on a barrel.The photo was found at a moving sale in Charlotte, accompanied by a document detailing the sale of John for $1,500. in 1854.
Another great Dorothea Lange photograph from Great Depression. It shows men sitting on porch of country store in Gordonton, North Carolina. Taken in 1939. old-photos.blogsp...