ID#: 9799
A residential area of government trailer homes near Raleigh, North Carolina. “FSA” identification numbers are visible on some of the trailers. Late model cars are next to some of the trailers, and trailer windows have curtains. A common station with running water and garbage cans is near the center of the photo. Wooden boardwalks are the walkways over the sandy soil. Power lines are overhead, and many construction cranes are in the distance. Original documentation indicates that this was a “Work Camp” and was photographed by the U. S. Public Health Service it is portrayal of American living and working conditions.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Barbara Jenkins, NIOSH
Creation Date: 1943
Photo Credit: Roy Perry, Jr., U.S. Public Health Service
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.