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Wolcott, Marion Post 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 90 works in 113 publications in 1 language and 2,063 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Photographs 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: TR140.W64, B
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Marion Post Wolcott : a photographic journey by F. Jack Hurley ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking for the light : the hidden life and art of Marion Post Wolcott by Paul Hendrickson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marion Post Wolcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sights & sounds of the FSA ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Between 1935 and 1943, a small government agency established by President Roosevelt, the Farm Security Administration (FSA), commissioned exceptional photographers such as Dorthea Lange, Walker Evans, and Marion Post Wolcott to chronicle the impact of the Great Depression on the people of America. Poignant sound recordings from migrant camps accompany the images and help convey the struggles and triumphs of the period."
Marion Post Wolcott, FSA photographs by Marion Post Wolcott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Clarendon County, S.C.: scenes] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of Sardinia Presbyterian Church with woman and two children in foreground; Brewington Presbyterian Church and Brewington Lake; children in front of Pinegrove Methodist Church, Turbeville, S.C., c. 1915; two men riding standing up in horse-drawn wagon on dirt road near Manning, S.C.; man and dog walking along paved road and African-American church in corn field near Manning; children of tenant purchase client feeding hogs on farm near Summerton, S.C. Four Farm Security Administration photographs by Post
Plantation workers fishing, Belzoni, Mississippi, 1939 by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Family of migrant packinghouse workers, Homestead, Florida by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Harvey Tolan photograph collection by John H Tolan ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes photographs documenting depression-era migrant workers camps and the relocation of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Photographs were commissioned by the Farm Security Administration, Federal Works Agency, U.S. Forest Service, House Select Committee to Investigate the Interstate Migration of Destitute Citizens, Bureau of Reclamation of Department of the Interior, and other groups
[Untitled : photograph] by Marion Post Wolcott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Steelworker's son, Pittsburgh, 1935 by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1935 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[South Carolina: fish and fishing] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of men and women with their fish catch, pulling nets in Little River, S.C., fishing from boats, Charles Bottorf fly fishing in Chauga River, cook on fishing boat, and crabbing; photographers include Walter Connolly, Bill King, B.W. Muir, Farm Security Administration's Post
[Dorchester County, S.C.: scenes] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of tabernacle at Indian Fields Camp Ground near St. George, S.C.; St. George Baptist Church; Hibben House in Summerville, S.C.; highway with Spanish moss, "brass ankles" Indian children at their house with mud chimney, servants quarters showing row of small white clapboard houses, and white boy standing by 4 room house near Summerville, taken by Marion Post for Farm Security Administration
Yanceyville (vicinity), N.C. An outdoor picnic being held during the noon intermission of a meeting of ministers and deacons of the Negro church by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph shows African American women talking across picnic table covered with food
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information color slides and transparencies collection (Library of Congress) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Documentary images of life and culture in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Farm Security Administration images focus on rural areas, depicting farming, mining, forestry, migrant labor, children, and fairs. Includes particularly extensive coverage of Afro-Americans, but also includes whites, Hispanic Americans, and islanders. Office of War Information images cover civilian training during World War II, civil engineering (especially dam construction and operation of the Tennessee Valley Authority), factories and industrial labor, women working in the defense industry, transportation (particularly by railroad and by air), World War II mobilization, military facilities (with an emphasis on air bases), scenes related to national security and civil service, and war industries. Includes scenes of mountains, rivers, forests, other natural features, and towns. Also includes some historic sites and monuments
[South Carolina agriculture: tobacco] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of African-American and white men in fields of tobacco, women and children stringing tobacco at barns for curing, mules pulling sleds filled with tobacco leaves to barns, removing cured leaves from barn; locations include near Hartsville, Manning, Marion, and Florence County, S.C.; photographs by Bill King, Stan Lewis, Carlisle Roberts, and Farm Security Administration photographers Cox, Lange, Post
Marion Post Wolcott papers by Marion Post Wolcott ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, lecture notes, biographical materials, and interviews created and collected by and about Marion Post Wolcott, 1938-1990. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and reference material compiled by Wolcott during the last decade of her life. The collection includes photocopies of correspondence between Wolcott and Roy Stryker, Director of the Historical Section of the Farm Security Administration, from 1938-1941. Photocopies of primary material written between 1938 and 1941, including the Paul Strand's letter recommending Wolcott to Roy Stryker as well as copies of the correspondence between Wolcott and Stryker from her years with the Farm Security Administration, are supported by notes and recollections generated by the artist in the 1980s for public lectures and symposia. Correspondence records relations between the artist and historians, curators, gallery owners working on exhibitions and publications regarding her work. Additional correspondence documents the photographer's friendships with her fellow F.S.A. photographers Jack Delano, Ralph Steiner, Arthur Rothstein and Russell Lee, as well as photographers Gay Block, Jack Fulton, and Linda Conner
Washington, D.C. December, 1941. A group of uniformed Boy Scouts inspecting artillery pieces and tanks displayed in Commerce Square by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs show Washington, D.C. A group of uniformed Boy Scouts inspecting artillery pieces and tanks displayed in Commerce Square. Scouts saluting the flag. Boys sighting machine gun and climbing over larger equipment
Atlanta (vicinity), Ga. Eroded land by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph shows man in overalls pointing toward eroded land
Washington, D.C. November, 1941. The Palace mobile home and expansible trailer furnished to the U.S. government for use as emergency defense housing by Marion Post Wolcott ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs show Washington, D.C. The Palace mobile home and expansible trailer, furnished to the U.S. government for use as emergency defense housing. A demonstration conducted by the Farm Security Administration. Step-by-step photographs showing rapid conversion of mobile trailer into a small house with foundation. Interior diagram of four rooms
 
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