Black & White photograph of "The Learning Tree" cast and crew setting up Sarah's (Newt's mother) burial scene behind Booker Savage's tombstone on location in Bourbon and Linn counties, Kansas. Identified actors sitting in front are Uncle Rob (Joel Fluellen); Jack Winger (Felix P. Nelson); Clara (Lynn Hamilton); and Prissy Winger (Saundra Sharp). Actors standing in back include Silas Newhall (Malcolm Atterbury) and Doc Cravens (Kevin Hagen).
Gordon Parks Collection
SpC MS 0025
Kansas--Fort Scott (Ft. Scott); Linn County; Bourbon County
Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections
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Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006; Motion pictures--Kansas--Linn County; Motion pictures--Kansas--Bourbon County; African Americans--Kansas--Fort Scott; Fort Scott (Kan.)--History; Linn County (Kan.)--History; Bourbon County (Kan.)--History; Fluellen, Joel; Nelson, Felix P.; Hamilton, Lynn; Sharp, Saundra; Atterbury, Malcolm, 1907-1992; Hagen, Kevin