Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston: Eatonville, Florida

Local call number: RC10403

 

Title: Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston: Eatonville, Florida

 

Date: ca. 1940

 

General note: Zora Neale Hurston was inducted into the Florida Artists Hall of Fame in 1990. She stands not only as the most celebrated black female writer ever to work in Florida, but also one of the undisputed titans of American literature.

 

Physical descrip: 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

 

Series Title: Reference collection

 

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850.245.6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

 

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/33048

 

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Visit Florida Memory to learn more about Zora Neale Hurston and listen to field recordings she collected while working for the Federal Writer's Program in the 1930s.

 

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Taken circa 1940