Friday, March 26, 2010

Sharecropper Woman

Today's picture is from 1935, and is a portrait of a Sharecropper Woman. The woman pictured is Allie Mae Burroughs. The picture was taken in Alabama.

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  1. She's so young... but what a hard life she has ahead of her.

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  2. Thats wrong with her bones on the neck?
    Good portrait, she loks nervous

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  3. She has no teeth. That is why her mouth is closed and her face is sunken

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  4. Maybe a goiter pressing around the muscle in her neck!?

    Mary

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  5. No teeth and a goiter problem. This poor woman had a very rough life. So young too.

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  6. This is one of Walker Evan's photos.....one of the greatest social photographers of any time.

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