By Rebecca A. Smith
Title: Black and white cililian and military life at Pahokee and Belle Glade (Fla.), 1941-1943
Extent: 213.0 Photographs
Arrangement: Original, arbitrary arrangement.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1993
Photographic prints depicting African Americans, Black Bahamians and whites at work and play in Pahokee, Belle Glade and Canal Point (Palm Beach County, Fla.)
Black-and-white, 4x5 inch photographs document everyday life during World War II in and near agricultural communities along the southern rim of Lake Okeechobee. The bulk of the images are of Black Bahamian migrant workers.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Related Publications: Some photographs published in: Cantrell, Brent. Black Daily Life in Northwestern Palm Beach County. In South Florida History Magazine, v. 21, no. 2 (Spring/Summer 1993).
Preferred Citation: HistoryMiami