Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series
Installation view of the exhibition "Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series"
January , 1995–April 11, 1995. Photographic Archive. The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York. IN1701.7. Photograph by Mali Olatunji.
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They did not always leave because they were promised work in the North. Many of them left because of Southern conditions, one of them being great floods that ruined the crops, and therefore they were unable to make a living where they were