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Member of the congregation of Wheeley's church who is called "Queen." She is wearing the old fashioned type of sunbonnet. Her dress and apron were made at home. Near Gordonton, North Carolina.

Creator:
Dorothea Lange (American, 1895-1965) (Photographer)
Other Names:
Farm Security Administration (American, active 1930s-1940s) (Sponsor)
Title:
Member of the congregation of Wheeley's church who is called "Queen." She is wearing the old fashioned type of sunbonnet. Her dress and apron were made at home. Near Gordonton, North Carolina.
Alternate Titles:
Farm Security Administration (FSA) Collection, Gordonton, Person County, North Carolina, USA
Date:
1939 Jul.
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
019917-C
Notes:
Title and date from Library of Congress. NYPL print is misnumbered 019917-D on verso.