Georgia – Chain gang

Georgia, circa 1938

Dorothea Lange

Gelatin silver print

Gift of Paul S. Taylor

8.625 in x 7.313 in


© The Dorothea Lange Collection, the Oakland Museum of California.

Alternate Title and/or Date
During her lifetime Lange’s photographs appeared in a variety of exhibitions and publications, sometimes years after they were taken. This often resulted in multiple titles for the same image.
Negro from a Chain Gang / Vagrancy Sign
Additional Information
Sign reads: "Attention Vagrants Conviction Means Hard Labor On Gang"