Marion Post Wolcott

Cash Needed in Caples: 1938

Cash Needed in Caples: 1938

Miner waiting for ride home. Each miner pays twenty-five cents a week to owner of car. Caples, West Virginia, 1938. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. Original medium at LOC: nitrate negative.

Wigwam Village, Cave City, Kentucky: 1940

Wigwam Village, Cave City, Kentucky: 1940

Cabins imitating the Indian teepee for tourists along highway south of Bardstown, Kentucky. Nice old gas station pumps also. Photograph by Marion Post Wolcott for Farm Security Administration. LOC original medium: safety negative.

Coal Miner's Sons: 1938

Coal Miner's Sons: 1938

Coal miner's sons watch aerial trapeze artists at outdoor carnival, 1938. Large event and only outdoor amusement during year. Granville, West Virginia. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. Original medium: nitrate negative.

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