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"Street Scene Near Bus Station in Durham, North Carolina" Jack Delano, May 1940

"Street Scene Near Bus Station in Durham, North Carolina" Jack Delano, May 1940

In May 1940, photographer Jack Delano captured this image of what is presumably a segregated women's restroom in Durham, North Carolina. The sign on the door reads "White Ladies Only."

Courtesy of the Library of Congress's Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection

Rights
Public Domain
Contributor: Institution
Library of Congress - Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information Photographers
Author(s)
Delano, Jack
Date / time
1940 May

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. ""Street Scene Near Bus Station in Durham, North Carolina" Jack Delano, May 1940." (Viewed on September 25, 2016) <http://jwa.org/media/white-ladies-only>.

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