House in the Negro section
|Location||Chicago Illinois United States|
|Dimensions||Image: 10 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (26 x 34.3 cm)
Paper: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
|Print medium||Photo-Gelatin silver|
As relatives arrived from the South, this family grew to include eleven people living in four rooms, depending primarily on a single income from public relief or occasional WPA work. Despite charging a high rent, the landlord refused any maintenance of the house.
Museum Purchase, 2003