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Sledge, Mississippi, 1949, Sharecropper's children
  • Marion Palfi
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Sledge, Mississippi, 1949, Sharecropper's children, 1949
  • The South
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.8 x 26.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 11/16 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0222

Black-and-white image of a boy and girl standing behind a chicken-wire fence. Both children have blond hair. There is a partial wheel on the left side. There is a house in the background.