Land of Opportunity

squaring up the history of arkansas

Published 1937-Edwin Locke
White refugee from the flood in concentration camp at Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Edwin Locke
Part of the messline at mealtime, in concentration camp for white flood refugees at Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Walker Evans
Negroes in the lineup for food at mealtime in the concentration camp for flood refugees, Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Edwin Locke
Part of the messline at mealtime in concentration camp for white flood refugees at Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Walker Evans
Negro with a fur cap. A flood refugee in the concentration camp at Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Walker Evans
Negro girls in lineup for food at mealtime at the concentration camp for flood refugees. Forrest City, Arkansas.
Published 1937-Walker Evans
Negroes in the lineup for food at mealtime in the concentration camp for flood refugees, Forrest City, Arkansas
Published 1936-Carl Mydans

Loafers’ wall, by courthouse, Batesville, Arkansas
Published 1937-Edwin Locke

View of the concentration camp for flood refugees Forrest City, Arkansas
Published 1937-Edwin Locke

Furniture brought by colored flood refugees to the concentration camp at Forrest City, Arkansas