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Barge Loaded With Poor African American
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Barge loaded with poor African American refugees on the Sunflower River in Mississippi during the 1927 Flood. Relief officials did not evacuate African Americans out of the flood areas in fear of losing plantation workers, whowould have little incentive to return to low wage cotton field work.
December 5th, 2011
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