Convicts in a Georgia Chain Gang, with printer annotations, 1931

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Title

Convicts in a Georgia Chain Gang, with printer annotations, 1931

Subject

Chain gangs, Southern prisons, thirties, print process

Description

Photo of black convicts working as part of a Georgia chain gang in the early 1930s. Photo edited for publication in a newspaper. Printers notes on back.

Creator

Spivak John L. (John Louis) 1897-1981

Date

1931

Language

en

Type

Still image

Coverage

1930s, American South, Georgia

Format

jpg

Publisher

Harry Ransom Center

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Source

Harry Ransom Center, John L. (John Louis) Spivak Literary File, circa 1931, Container 1, Folder 5, Accession number 957:0108:0034

Citation

Spivak John L. (John Louis) 1897-1981, “Convicts in a Georgia Chain Gang, with printer annotations, 1931,” Subverting Silence: Uplifting Marginalized Conversations, accessed September 25, 2022, https://givingvoicetohiddenhistories.omeka.net/items/show/45.

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