DescriptionAfrican American woman wearing a bonnet and gathering eggs in a hen house.
Mrs. O.M. Polk, Houston, Texas. Mrs. Polk markets an average of fifty dozen eggs per week. She has owned ten acres for five years, but the farm has been developed in the last three years
the land is valued at $1500, and the buildings are valued at $2000.
Although some of the descriptions of photographs in this collection have been altered for clarity, a majority of the descriptions are transcribed verbatim from the back of the photographs and reflect the language of those times.
(1930). Gathering Eggs. Physical: Agricultural Communications and Journalism Program, Texas A&M University; Digital: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives, Texas A&M University, <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">Email</a>, Phone: 979-845-1951, <a href="http://cushing.library.tamu.edu/">Website</a>. Available electronically from