Pomp Hall - African American Farmer 1940's

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Pomp Hall was an African American tenant farmer who was a consultant to both White and African American farmers in his area. He was considered to be one of the best farmers in the county.

He's waiting for his plow points to be sharpened at the local blacksmith's while giving advice to another farmer.

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Russell Lee, photographer
at Blacksmith, Depew, Oklahoma USA


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