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Georgia, 1946-49, Son of a tenant farmer ("Segregation: the enemy of all children; the knife that cuts them off from the future." Lillian Smith)
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Georgia, 1946-49, Son of a tenant farmer ("Segregation: the enemy of all children; the knife that cuts them off from the future." Lillian Smith), 1946–1949
  • Suffer Little Children
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.9 x 26.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 10 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0168
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Black-and-whtie image of an African American child, shown from waist up, wearing overalls. He is standing in front of wooden boards (house?).