Carmel, California: The Friends of Photography, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. SIGNED by Marion Post Wolcott on the title page. Quarto, 48 pages, soft cover. Near Fine, with light edge wear and a bumped top front corner. Fabulous photos by Marion Post (later Marion Post Wolcott) documenting rural poverty during the Depression. Books signed by her are not often found in the market. VERY SCARCE SIGNED. Item #634
Marion Post Wolcott (1910-1990) worked as a photographer for the Farm Security Administration. The present work contains 33 striking photos, mostly from rural areas in the South. There's also a chronology as well as an interesting introduction by Sally Stein describing Wolcott's life and work.