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Shack along bayou in New Orleans or Houma, Lousiana, 1943

Image for Shack along bayou in New Orleans or Houma, Lousiana, 1943
Data Source
National Anthropological Archives
Notes
Digital surrogate is available.
Summary
Photograph from Ruth Landes' field research on the Acadians (Cajuns) of Louisiana. Handwritten on verso by Ruth Landes: "Summer 1943. Series 5 -- Sugar -- around N.O. & Houma, La."
Cite as
landes_photo_louisiana_1940s_04, Louisiana, 1940s, Box 62, Ruth Landes Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Creator
Landes, Ruth 1908-1991
Date
1943
Physical description
1 photographic print : black & white ; 15 x 10 centimeters
Type
Photographs
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Field Photographs of Louisiana 1940s
Local number
Image ID landes_photo_louisiana_1940s_04
Topic
Bayous
Dwellings
Place
Louisiana
New Orleans (La.)
Houma (La.)