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The Migration Series, Panel no. 55: The migrants, having moved suddenly into a crowded and unhealthy environment, soon contracted tuberculosis. The death rate rose.

Jacob Lawrence ( between 1940 and 1941 )

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Three men carry a coffin covered in flowers.
  • Location House (1600) - Display, Dining Room
  • Period Twentieth-Century
  • Materials Casein tempera on hardboard
  • Object Number 1179
  • Dimensions 12 x 18 in.; 30.48 x 45.72 cm.
  • Credit Line Acquired 1942; © 2016 The Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation, Seattle / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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