African-American Labor, 1930s

African-American Labor, 1930s
Clip: 505051_1_1
Year Shot: 1935 (Estimated Year)
Audio: No
Video: B/W
Tape Master: 1487
Original Film: HFR-SFL-35-055
Location: United States
Timecode: 02:00:28 - 02:00:53

Master 1487 - Tape 1 Excellent TLS African-American male construction workers running happily from wood-frame quartermaster shack immediately after getting paid (pay day, payday). LS black and white male laborers walking along dirt road campus of large construction site. LS black men working on construction site, throwing raw aggregate (rocks broken by man operating hydraulic jackhammer on screen right) onto bed of pickup truck. TLS black man operating steam shovel on construction site; load is filled with dirt and unloaded into adjacent dump truck.