• Same store still standing. Highway 21 runs right in front of it now. Ends at the end of Hunting Island. - catmandotoscescapenet

A Fourth of July celebration, St. Helena Island, S.C. (LOC)

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Wolcott, Marion Post,, 1910-1990,, photographer.

A Fourth of July celebration, St. Helena Island, S.C.

1939

1 slide : color.

Notes:
Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Photograph shows Texaco filling station behind flag.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

Subjects:
Fourth of July
African Americans
Automobile service stations
United States--South Carolina--Saint Helena Island

Format: Slides--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 11671-14 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34304

Call Number: LC-USF35-206

Mizrach.McClelland, WendysCity, and 45 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. perfgeek ages ago | reply

    Forty-eight stars on the flag since this pre-dates Alaska and Hawaii being States.

  2. orange_crate_art 116 months ago | reply

    Marion Post Wolcott died in 1990. There's much on her life and work here: The Photography of Marion Post Wolcott.

  3. J. Colerangle 98 months ago | reply

    This is a beautiful picture. I like the colorful dresses, with all of the poca dots.

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