Sabine Farms

 

Family of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client on front porch of their home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

 

Sabine Farms Left Its Mark on Harrison County by Leslie Bailey

PRESERVATION TEXAS NAMES SABINE FARMS COMMUNITY CENTER IN HARRISON COUNTY TO ITS INAUGURAL LIST OF TEXAS' MOST ENDANGERED HISTORIC PLACES

Fred Douglas Roland

New Deal Resettlement Administration Community

Name

Location

Type

Units

Total cost

Unit cost

Sabine Farms Harrison County, Tex. Farm community 80 436,674.00 5,458

 

 

Photographs

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At Sabine Farms provisions are made for the children of the family to have individual rooms. Marshall, Texas

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Barn and water tank of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Barnyard of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Bedroom of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client's home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Chicken coop, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Chicken house of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Chicken house on Sabine Farms. Marshall, Texas

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Chicken house on Sabine Farms. Marshall, Texas

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Clearing land, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Clearing land, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Clearing land, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Clearing land. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Clearing land. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Community bull. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Exterior of chicken house. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Family of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client on front porch of their home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Farmhouse at Sabine Farms Negro project. Texas

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Fire station and water tank. Carthage, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) client hoeing garden, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) client hoeing garden, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) client making bread in farm home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) client pumping water from his sanitary well, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) client talking to supervisor, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients with team in front of barn. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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FSA (Farm Security Administration) family in living room of home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Getting ready to snake a log in land clearing operations, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Group of FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients listening to speaker on project near Marshall, Texas. Sabine Farms, Texas

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Group of FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients listening to speaker on project near Marshall, Texas. Sabine Farms, Texas

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Group of FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients, Sabine Farms, listening to speaker at general meeting, Marshall, Texas

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Home of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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House and shed of FSA (Farm Security Administration )client, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Kitchen, typical farm home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Looking into kitchen from living room of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Meeting of FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Negro FSA (Farm Security Administration) clients listening to farm supervisor at mass meeting near Marshall, Texas. Sabine Farms, Texas

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Privy on farmstead of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Sanitary well on FSA (Farm Security Administration) client farmstead, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Shed and corner of house on farm unit. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Snaking a log in land clearing operations, Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Son of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client writing name and drawing picture of mule on blackboard in his home. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Strong fencing is provided for the barn lot on Sabine Farms. Marshall, Texas

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Team in front of barn unit on Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Typical farmstead. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Wife of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client holding dresses which she made from flour sacks. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Wife of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client reading book to her son on swing on her front porch. Notice garden in background and title of book. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

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Wife of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client sewing in front of fireplace in her home on Sabine Farms. Marshall, Texas

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Wife of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client with home-canned vegetables. Sabine Farms, Marshall, Texas

 

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