Walker Evans's photograph of Hale County sharecropper Allie Mae Burroughs became an icon of the rural South during the Great Depression.
Courtesy of Library of Congress. Photograph by Walker Evans.
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ALABAMA
Welcome to your free, online resource on Alabama history, culture, geography, and natural environment. This site offers articles on Alabama's famous people, historic events, sports, art, literature, industry, government, plant and animal life, agriculture, recreation, and so much more.