Photo of the Week: Wayfaring Preacher of Belle Glade, Florida, January 1939


Caption:¬†Wandering preacher, often seen in the South. “Before I knew our Lord I used to be a terrible sinner. I’d get so drunk I couldn’t stand up.”

Location: Belle Glade, Florida

Date: January 1939

Photographer: Marion Post Wolcott

Source: Library of Congress