Black & White photograph of "The Learning Tree" actors waiting to be filmed in Sarah's (Newt's mother) burial scene on location in Bourbon and Linn counties, Kansas. Seated in the chair is Big Mabel (Carole Lamond).
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; Lamond, Carole