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EUDORA WELTY: One Time, One Place

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Eudora Welty’s collections of photographs following her return from Columbia 

University to Mississippi in the 1930’s document the Depression.  As a publicity agent for the Work Progress Administration established by FDR in 1933, she found herself traveling all over the 82 counties of the state which gave her introductions, the chance to see for herself the nature of the place where she had been born.