Interior of school on Mileston Plantation; School begins very late in the year and attendance is poor until December because the children pick cotton, Mileston, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi, November, 1939.. Wolcott, Marion Post -- Photographer.
No one I know still remembers this store! Service Merchandise and the mall were my two favorite places to go when I was a kid; the mall because it smelled nice and SM because of the toy section at the back of the store.
Coal Miner's Family Here is a great photo of the poor family of a Coal Miner, Marine, West Virginia. It was created in 1938 by Marion Post Wolcott. Marion was a photographer noted for her spectacular work in documenting the poverty of the Great Depression.