Sunday, June 5, 2011

Little Country Church


This picture represents the church of my mother's memories, a small wood framed church amongst trees. All are dressed in their Sunday best, suits and ties for the men and a hat for almost every woman. I wonder how they were all seated comfortably in what appears to be a hot summer day in a no air condition building.

The Church is unknown, located somewhere in rural Lincoln County, Mississippi.

Photograph courtesy of Lincoln-Lawrence-Franklin Regional Public Library.

4 comments:

  1. What a great photo! I remember that my grandma said that a woman always goes to Church with stockings on and her head covered, no matter how hot it is.

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  2. Teicha,

    The women in my family and in the church taught me the same thing. I guess I am a fallen woman.

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  3. What a lovely photo! I know you must be so proud to have found this.

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