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Panoramic view of Valdosta, Ga. : county seat of Lowndes County.

Pine tree practically girdled with two boxes in southern Georgia, near Valdosta

Pine tree practically girdled with two boxes in southern Georgia, near Valdosta

George Cook and his wife of Calhoun community. Lowndes County, Alabama

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine "stiller" near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine "stiller" near Valdosta, Georgia

Large turpentine still and processing plant near Valdosta, Georgia. This represents industrialization of the turpentine process and forecasts the decline of small processors with their stills in the woods. Farmers will do their own chipping and dipping in the future and deliver the raw gum to the plants of this type. Now they lease their trees to the small processor

Turpentine "stiller" near Valdosta, Georgia

Negroes near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still near Valdosta, Georgia. The "cooper" makes barrels to hold the gum

Negroes near Valdosta, Georgia

Large turpentine still and processing plant near Valdosta, Georgia. This represents industrialization of the turpentine process and forecasts the decline of small processors with their stills in the woods. Farmers will do their own chipping and dipping in the future and deliver the raw gum to the plants of this type. Now they lease their trees to the small processor

Turpentine worker's cabins. Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Large turpentine still and processing plant near Valdosta, Georgia. This represents industrialization of the turpentine process and forecasts the decline of small processors with their stills in the woods. Farmers will do their own chipping and dipping in the future and deliver the raw gum to the plants of this type. Now they lease their trees to the small processor

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine worker's cabins. Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine "stiller" near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine worker's cabins. Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still in the Piney Woods near Valdosta, Georgia

Naval stores processing plant under construction. This type of plant (first one at Jacksonville, Florida, second at Valdosta, Georgia) will probably revolutionize the turpentine industry; in future, farmers will cut their own trees and deliver their own raw gum to this type of plant. Near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine worker's cabins. Valdosta, Georgia

Negroes near Valdosta, Georgia

Negroes near Valdosta, Georgia

Turpentine still near Valdosta, Georgia. The "cooper" makes barrels to hold the gum

Naval stores processing plant under construction. This type of plant (first one at Jacksonville, Florida, second at Valdosta, Georgia) will probably revolutionize the turpentine industry; in future, farmers will cut their own trees and deliver their own raw gum to this type of plant. Near Valdosta, Georgia

Large turpentine still and processing plant near Valdosta, Georgia. This represents industrialization of the turpentine process and forecasts the decline of small processors with their stills in the woods. Farmers will do their own chipping and dipping in the future and deliver the raw gum to the plants of this type. Now they lease their trees to the small processor

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Turner-Dickson House, Lowndesboro vic., Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Turner-Dickson House, Lowndesboro vic., Lowndes County, Alabama

Tyson House, Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Alabama

Farm Security Administration-sponsored "Know your Farmer" tour stops at home of tenant purchase borrower. Lowndes County, Mississippi

Farm Security Administration-sponsored "Know your Farmer" tour stops at home of tenant purchase borrower. Lowndes County, Mississippi

Church along route No. 80 near Lounsboro, Alabama

Church along route No. 80 near Lounsboro, Alabama

Cattle in a corral on a farm in the Black Prairie region. Near Lounsboro, Alabama

Cattle in a corral on a farm in the Black Prairie region. Near Lounsboro, Alabama

Cattle grazing in the Black Prairie section near Lounsboro, Alabama

Woodward House, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Franklin Academy, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Lowndes County Courthouse, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

The Cedars, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi

Masonic Hall, Second & Church Streets, Benton, Lowndes County, AL

Masonic Hall, Second & Church Streets, Benton, Lowndes County, AL

Old Covered Bridge, Steens, Lowndes County, MS

Old Covered Bridge, Steens, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Amzi Love House, 305 South Seventh Street, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Dixon H. Lewis House, State Highway 97 (County Road 29), Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, AL

Lindamood House, 810 Highland Circle, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

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