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Young pine timber (longleaf). Typical of better stands on area of Coastal Flatwoods agricultural demonstration project. Near Waycross, Georgia

Young pine timber (longleaf). Typical of better stands on area of Coas...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Turpentine dipper near Waycross, Georgia

Turpentine dipper near Waycross, Georgia

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Willis Beauty Shop, Waycross, Georgia

Willis Beauty Shop, Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: Beauty salons; Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-1). Credit line: John Margolies Roads... more

Western Auto sign, Waycross, Georgia

Western Auto sign, Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: Gas stations, pumps and signs. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Road... more

Okefenokee Swamp Park sign, Route 1, near Waycross, Georgia

Okefenokee Swamp Park sign, Route 1, near Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Gift shop billboard signs. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside... more

Welcome City of Waycross sign, Waycross, Georgia

Welcome City of Waycross sign, Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clothing, Waycross, Georgia

Clothing, Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

Detail of the First African Baptist Church in Waycross, Georgia

Detail of the First African Baptist Church in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. It was also known First Antioch Missionary Baptist Church. The church was built in the Queen Anne gothic revival style during the earl... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Somebody's having some fun at the "House of Rust" auto-parts store in Waycross, Georgia

Somebody's having some fun at the "House of Rust" auto-parts store in ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-5). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

The old, abandoned Lyric Theatre in Waycross, Georgia

The old, abandoned Lyric Theatre in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Lyric was opened around 1923. It appears to be the work of Valdosta architect Lloyd Greer, although this is not documented. The Ly... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Do you see something lurking in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia? (Think alligator)

Do you see something lurking in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycr...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Somebody's having some fun at the "House of Rust" auto-parts store in Waycross, Georgia

Somebody's having some fun at the "House of Rust" auto-parts store in ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-5). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

The First African Baptist Church in Waycross, Georgia was also known First Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

The First African Baptist Church in Waycross, Georgia was also known F...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The church was built in the Queen Anne gothic revival style during the early years of the twentieth century. Purchase; Carol M. Highsm... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is the largest "blackw... more

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycr...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Scene from the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycross, Georgia

An alligator makes an appearance in the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Waycr...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The Okefenokee is a shallow, peat-filled wetland straddling the Georgia-Florida line but largely in Georgia. It is he largest "blackwa... more

Ivy-covered building in Waycross, Georgia

Ivy-covered building in Waycross, Georgia

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-5). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

808 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: A significant example of housing associated with black community. House was originally 808-810 Short Bewick Street, indicating a duplex. Changed to single family residence around 1936. Survey num... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

912 Oak Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: House was originally used as a boarding house. In 1950's house was converted into a single family dwelling. Structure is typical of houses constructed for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-... more

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

913 G Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Typical example of early 20th century structures built for black community. Survey number: HABS GA-2229 Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1988 Demolished

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

830 Short Bewick Street (House), Waycross, Ware County, GA

Significance: Katie Spate acquired house in 1935. Only heirs of Katie Spate have resided in this house. Owner of record is heir to Katie Spate. Owners take pride in house even in a dilapidated condition. Surve... more

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