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Florida, 1946-49 ("Growing a child is not easy; sometimes in the south it is impossible." Lillian Smith)
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Florida, 1946-49 ("Growing a child is not easy; sometimes in the south it is impossible." Lillian Smith), 1946–1949
  • Suffer Little Children
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.7 x 26.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 5/8 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0180
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Black-and-white image of a group of five children, most with dirty faces, clothes, hands, and feet. Four of the children are standing in the doorway and one child is standing outside of the house next to a chair.