[Photograph 2012.201.B0227.0776]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It is well to remember this is still the only country in the world where a boy born poor, whether white or Negro, can still earn and keep a fortune by the sweat of his brow and the calluses on his hands."

Creator(s): Hill, Gilbert
Location(s): United States - Florida - Hillsborough County - Tampa
Creation Date: September 26, 1952
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 26, 1952
Coverage:
Place
United States - Florida - Hillsborough County - Tampa
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 26, 1952
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It is well to remember this is still the only country in the world where a boy born poor, whether white or Negro, can still earn and keep a fortune by the sweat of his brow and the calluses on his hands."

Note:

PublishDate: T-09-26-52

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Claxton, Leon | Tampa, Fla. | Negro Showman | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 09-26-52
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0227.0776
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc198829
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image