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|Creator:||Florida Pre-Vues Post Card|
|Creator:||Southern Labor Archives|
|Title:||Charles McCartney and family camping with their goat caravan, Wellman, Iowa, 1937|
Post card. Text on reverse: "Chas. or Chess McCartney and family with their goat caravan. This picture was taken of "The Goatman" and Family the second year of their travels in Wellman, Iowa, year of 1937." Before becoming the wandering Goat Man, McCartney worked for the WPA cutting timber until he suffered an accident that crippled his left arm. Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.
Local identification number: L1979-37_209
|Types:||photographic prints | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Kennedy, Stetson | Curiosities and wonders | Goats--Illinois | Travel | Goats | Family | Household moving | Camps | McCartney, Charles, 1901- | United States, Iowa, 41.878003, -93.097702|
|Collection:||Stetson Kennedy Papers|
|Institution:||Georgia State University Special Collections|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Special Collections|
Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
|Rights and Usage:|
Cite as: L1979-37_209, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
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