W.P.A. Writer's Project photographs of Georgia

W.P.A. Writer's Project photographs of Georgia

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration.
Title: W.P.A. Writer's Project photographs of Georgia
Dates: 1935-1940
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2861

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photographs of houses, recreation, and sports activities throughout the state of Georgia. Images of the Slave Quarters at the Hopeton Plantation, the Cowles-Walker House, the Wetter House, the Ficklen Home, and activities including bowling, checkers, dancing, and football are included.


Index Terms

Georgia--Social life and customs.
Photographs.
United States. Works Progress Administration.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

W.P.A. Writer's Project photographs of Georgia, ms2861, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Columbus. Old Pease Home
 
2Glynn County. "Altama" Plantation House
 
3Hopeton Plantation. Slave Quarters
 
4Macon. Cowles-Walker House
 
5Pinelog (vicinity). Cabin
 
6Savannah. Wetter House
 
7Washington. Ficklen Home
 
8Unidentified Location. Huff House
 
9Unidentified Location. Two houses
 
10Barbecue ( 2.0 item(s) )
 
11Bowling
 
12Checkers
 
13Dancing
 
14Fairgrounds
 
15Fishing and Boating
 
16Football
 
17Gardening
 
18Hiking
 
19Hunting
 
20Music
 
21Playground