July 1939. Gordonton, N.C. "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 nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. Old Country Stores, Dorothea Lange, Historical Photos, 1939, Hard Time, Sunday Afternoon, Old Photos, Dirt Roads, North Carolina
July 1939. "Ten-year-old son of tobacco sharecropper can do a 'hand's work' at harvest time." Seen here feeding logs into the fire next to flue of the curing barn. Granville County, North Carolina. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration.
country store... (fiction) Old Store at corner of Camden Way and Camden Circle in Stillwater Springs. XX