A segregated drinking fountain on the county courthouse lawn in Halifax, N.C., photographed in 1938.
A segregated drinking fountain on the county courthouse lawn in Halifax, N.C., photographed in 1938. John Vachon Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
A segregated drinking fountain on the county courthouse lawn in Halifax, N.C., photographed in 1938. John Vachon Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

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