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Caption (Original Description)

Near Hartsville, South Carolina, sorting and stringing the "golden leaf" at the tobacco barn, preparatory to curing. Note sled by which tobacco is brought to the barn from the field. This sharecropper family has six acres in tobacco, their main cash crop. They will sell this year's crop for about nine hundred dollars, of which they receive one-half

Photographer

Dorothea Lange

Created

July 1938

Lot Number (Shooting Assignment)

1536

Call Number (Library of Congress)

LC-USF34-018716