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Bibliographies for Both Papers

References for talks, The New Deal Farm Security Administration in the Lower Mississippi Delta: Reading the Photographic Record (AHS meetings 2006) and Legacy on the Land: New Deal Resettlement in the Mississippi Delta (AFHVS meetings 2006)

Note: This is a preliminary bibliography and will be added to as research continues. A full article for publication in a scholarly journal is in preparation. 7-11-06

Adams, Jane and D. Gorton, 2006. Confederate Lane : Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the Mississippi Delta. American Ethnologist 33(2):288-309.

Adams, Jane and D. Gorton. 2004. Southern Trauma: Revisiting Caste and Class in the Mississippi Delta. American Anthropologist 106(2):334-345.

Alston, Lee J. and Kyle D. Kauffman. 1998. Social Norms of Racial Discrimination and their Impact on Land Rentals in the U.S. South. Downloaded from 5-06

Baldwin, Sidney ,1968, Poverty and Progress: The Rise and Decline of the Farm Security Administration. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1968,

Bezner, Lili Corbus. 1999. Photography and Politics in America : From the New Deal into the Cold War. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press.

Brandfon, Robert L. 1967. Cotton Kingdom of the New South: A History of the Yazoo Mississippi Delta from Reconstruction to the Twentieth Century.  Cambridge , Mass. : Harvard University Press.

Campbell, Will. 1992. Providence . Atlanta , Georgia : Longstreet Press.

Cannon, Brian Q. 1996. Remaking the Agrarian Dream: New Deal Rural Resettlement in the Mountain West. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.

Cobb, James C. 1982. The Selling of the South: The Southern Crusade for Industrial Development 1936-1980. Baton Rouge and London : Louisiana State University .

Cobb, James C. 1992. The Most Southern Place on Earth: the Mississippi Delta and the Roots of Regional Identity. New York and Oxford : Oxford University Press.

Conkin, Paul K. 1959. Tomorrow a New World : The New Deal Community Program. Ithaca : Cornell University Press.

Conrad, David Eugene. 1965. The Forgotten Farmers: The Story of Sharecroppers in the New Deal. Urbana : University of Illinois Press.

Curtis, James. 1989. Mind's Eye, Mind's Truth: FSA Photography Reconsidered. Temple University Press

Daniel, Pete, et. al. 1987. Official Images: New Deal Photography Smithsonian Institution Press,

Daniel, Pete. 1980. Breaking the Land: The Transformation of Cotton, Tobacco, and Rice Cultures since 1880.  Urbana , IL : University of Illinois Press.

Dollard, John.   1957 [1937]. Caste and Class in a Southern Town. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.

Doob, Leonard W. 1937. Appendix 1. Poor Whites: A Frustrated Class. In Caste and Class in a Southern Town, John Dollard. New Haven : Institute of Human Relations, Yale University Press.

Dunn, Geoffrey. Photographic License. New Times

Dykeman, Wilma and James Stokely. 1962. Seeds of Southern Change: The Life of Will Alexander. Chicago : University of Chicago Press.

Eisiminger, Skip. 2003. Afterword. In, Integration with Dignity: A Celebration of Harvey Gantt’s Admission to Clemson, Skip Eisiminger, ed. Clemson University Digital Press.  Pp. 54-56 Front page of work: Most recently acessed 07-08-06.

Embree, Edwin R. 1936. Southern Farm Tenancy: The Way Out of Its Evils. Survey Graphic 25(3, March):149- . Downloaded from:

Finnegan, Cara A. 2003. Picturing Poverty: Print Culture and FSA Photographs. Smithsonian Books.

Fite, Gilbert C. 1984. Cotton Fields No More: Southern Agriculture, 1865-1980. Lexington : University of Kentucky Press.

Fleischhauer, Carl and Beverly W. Brannan, eds. 1988. Documenting America , 1935-1943 University of California Press.

Florence Owens Thompson. Wikipedia.

Gaer, Joseph. 1941. Toward Farm Security: The Problem of Rural Poverty and the Work of the Farm Security Administration Washington , DC : U.S. Government Printing Office.

Geospatial & Statistical Data Center . n.d. Historical Census Browser. Compiled by the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). University of Virginia Library . Accessed various times.

Gilbert, Jess. 2003. Low Modernism and the Agrarian New Deal: A Different Kind of State. In Fighting for the Farm: Rural America Transformed. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press. Pp. 129-146.

Gilbert, Jess, and Spencer Wood. 2004. Experiments in Land Reform and Racial Justice: The New Deal State and Local African-Americans Remake Civil Society in the Rural South, 1935-2004. Revised version of a paper presented at the Rural Sociological Society Annual Meeting, August 2004, Sacramento , CA , and at the Association of Public Policy and Management Annual Meeting, November 2003, Washington , D.C.

Grey, Michael R. 1999. New Deal Medicine: The Rural Health Programs of the Farm Security Administration. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press.

Grubbs, Donald H. 1971. Cry from the Cotton: The Southern Tenant Farmers Union and the New Deal. Chapel Hill , NC : University of North Carolina Press.

Hamilton, Mary, Helen Dick Davis, ed. 1992. Trials of the Earth: The Autobiography of Mary Hamilton. University Press of Mississippi .

Hendrickson, Paul. 1992. Looking for the Light: The Hidden Life and Art of Marion Post Wolcott. Knopf.

Holley, Donald. 1975. Uncle Sam‘s Farmers: The New Deal Communities in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Urbana : University of Illinois Press.

Holley, Donald. 1971. The Negro in the New Deal Resettlement Program. Agricultural History 45 (July): 179-93

Hurley, F. Jack. 1972. Portrait of a Decade: Roy Stryker and the Development of Documentary Photography in the Thirties Louisiana State University Press.

Hurley, F. Jack. 1978. Russell Lee, Photographer. Dobbs Ferry , NY : Morgan and Morgan.

Hurley, F. Jack. 1989. Marion Post Wolcott: A Photographic Journey. University of New Mexico Press.

Johnson, Charles S., Edwin R. Embree, and Will W. Alexander. 1935. The Collapse of Cotton Tenancy: Summary of Field Studies and Statistical Surveys, 1933-1935. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Johnson, Phillip J. 2003. The Limits of Interracial Compromise: Louisiana , 1941. Journal of Southern History 69(

Kester, Howard. 1997 (1936). Revolt among the Sharecroppers. Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press.

Key, V. O. Jr. 1949. Southern Politics.  New York : Random House.

Kirby, Jack T. 1987. Rural Worlds Lost: The American South, 1920-1960. Baton Rouge : University of Louisiana Press.

Kirkendall, Richard S.1966.  Social Scientists and Farm Politics in the Age of Roosevelt Columbia : University of Missouri Press.

Kirwan, Albert D. 1964 [1951]. Revolt of the Rednecks: Mississippi Politics: 1876-1925.  Glouster , MA : Peter Smith.

Library of Congress. 1998. America from the Great Depression to World War II: Black and White Photographs from the FSA-OWI 1935-1945. American Memory Prints and Photographs. Dec. 15.

Maksel, Rebecca. Migrant Madonna. Smithsonian Magazine

Mertz, Paul E. 1978. New Deal Policy and Southern Rural Poverty. Baton Rouge and London : Louisiana State University Press.

Nelson, Lawrence J. 1999. King Cotton’s Advocate: Oscar G. Johnston and the New Deal.   Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press.

Nicholas Natanson The Black Image in the New Deal: The Politics of FSA Photography University of Tennessee Press, 1992

Perman, Michael. 2001. Struggle for Mastery: Disfranchisement in the South 1888-1908. Chapel Hill and London : University of North Carolina Press.

Powdermaker, Hortense. 1993 [1939, 1968]. After Freedom: A Cultural Study in the Deep South . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press.

Raper and Reid. 1941. Sharecroppers All. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Raper, Arthur F. 1943. Tenants of the Almighty. New York : The Macmillan Company.

Roth, Dennis, Chapter 2. The New Federal Rural Development Policy in the Twentieth Century.  accessed and downloaded 6/2/06.

Scott, James C. 1999. Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed. Yale University Press.

Scott, John H, with Cleo Scott Brown. 2003. Witness to the Truth: My Struggle for Human Rights in Louisiana . Columbia : University of South Carolina Press.

Smith, J. Douglas. 2002. Managing White Supremacy: Race, Politics, and Citizenship in Jim Crow Virginia . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Stepenoff, Bonnie. 2003. Thad Snow: A Life of Social Reform in the Missouri Bootheel. Columbia : University of Missouri Press.

Trachtenberg, Alan 1989. Reading American Photographs: Images as History - Mathew Brady to Walker Evans. Noonday Press (reprint 1990 Hill and Wang)

United States House of Representatives. 1943. Hearings before the Select Committee of the House Committee on Agriculture, to Investigate the Activities of the Farm Security Administration. 77ith Congress, 1st sess, part 2, June 7 to July 2, 1943. Washington : U.S. Government Printing Office.

Whayne, Jeannie M.  2002. The Changing Face of Sharecropping and Tenancy. In Revolution in the Land: Southern Agriculture in the Twentieth Century. Mississippi State University Department of History, 18th Annual Forum on Turning Points in History, ed. Connie L. Lester. Pp. 41-62.

Whayne, Jeannie. 1996. A New Plantation South: land, Labor, and Federal Favor in Twentieth-Century Arkansas . The University Press of Virginia .

Willis, John C. 2000. Forgotten Time: The Yazoo-Mississippi Delta after the Civil War. Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia .

Woofter, Thomas Jackson Jr.   1936. Landlord and Tenant on the Cotton Plantation . Works Progress Administration Research Monographs, V ( Washington : Works Progress Administration)

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