Okeechobee Migratory Labor Camp – Belle Glade FL

Description

The Farm Security Administration build this camp in 1939 to house black
farm workers from the Caribbean. While there is still housing here, this is no longer a camp.

Source notes

Marion Post Wolcott photos such as (http://photogrammar.yale.edu/records/index.php?record=fsa2000037719/PP), accessed July 27, 2018.

Google Maps.

Michelle Wilde Anderson, Mapped out of Local Democracy, 62 Stan. L. Rev. 931 (2009).

Project originally submitted by Hans Johnson on July 29, 2018.

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Location Info


101 Everglades St
Belle Glade, FL 33430

Coordinates: 26.6585106, -80.68371009999998

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