Negro domestic servant, Atlanta, Georgia

Title

Negro domestic servant, Atlanta, Georgia

Subject

domestic work, Atlanta, GA

Description

An African-American woman working as a domestic servant, taking care of a White child, as many Black women did through the South and northern cities.

Creator

Marion Post Wolcott

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 451 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Spring 2016

Date

May 1939

Contributor

Sara Hasted

Rights

The New York Public Library, Public Domain

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photo

Files

Negro_domestic_servant,_Atlanta,_Georgia._May_1939._(3110575890).jpg


Citation

Marion Post Wolcott, “Negro domestic servant, Atlanta, Georgia,” Goin' North, accessed July 20, 2024, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/758.