July 1939. "Daughter of white tobacco sharecropper at country store. Person County, North Carolina." The rustic emporium seen earlier here and here. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange.

July 1939 ~ "Daughter of white tobacco sharecropper at country store in Gordonton in Person County, North Carolina." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange.

Tobacco sharecropper child playing. Note burlap covered playhouse.   Person County, North Carolina, 1939

More pictures of children. Colored boys playing on top of Coca Cola stand, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1938 Girls of Lincoln Bench .

242 years ago today, on June 20, 1775, fifty-five Cumberland County NC patriots signed the #LibertyPointResolves, pledging their lives and fortunes to secure our country's freedom and safety. #History #Independence #Freedom    A monument commemorating this event stands at the intersection of Person and Bow streets.

242 years ago today, on June 20, 1775, fifty-five Cumberland County NC patriots signed the #LibertyPointResolves, pledging their lives and fortunes to secure our country's freedom and safety. #History #Independence #Freedom A monument commemorating this event stands at the intersection of Person and Bow streets.

"This Will Do" Considered inadequate by most in today's society, this little wooden home in Person County, NC was more than sufficient for some hardy souls back in the day. (2014)  For more photos please check out my page at Scott Garlock Photography https://www.facebook.com/scottgarlockabandoned and if you like what you see, I sure would appreciate a good old fashioned "Page Like" Thank you - Scott

"This Will Do" Considered inadequate by most in today's society, this little wooden home in Person County, NC was more than sufficient for some hardy souls back in the day. (2014) For more photos please check out my page at Scott Garlock Photography https://www.facebook.com/scottgarlockabandoned and if you like what you see, I sure would appreciate a good old fashioned "Page Like" Thank you - Scott

Jesse H. Person 1st Lt. Co E 1st NC Cavalry, Killed in a cavalry charge at the Battle of Gettysburg. He was born in Franklin County, NC

Jesse H. Co E NC Cavalry, Killed in a cavalry charge at the Battle of Gettysburg. He was born in Franklin County, NC

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+  Young men at At Tuck's filling station. Person County, North Carolina.  July 1939 Dorothea Lange.

Young men at Tuck's filling station, Person County, North Carolina, United States, photograph by Dorothea Lange.

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