Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "farmers near Nanking, China, turn over the good earth in preparation for the next crop. Some of the world's fines soil is found here due to the meanderings of the Yangtze River which often floods this part of central China bringing both rich silt and misery."
Date: September 1, 1941
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society