Here is the story of James Agee’s magazine piece for Fortune that never ran. The article was an early draft of Agee’s classic, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men and is now being published as Cotten Tenants: Three Familes.
Photograph by Walker Evans.
Ah, if only we had a time machine and could go back and sit in the Polo Grounds. Man, that’d be nice.
[Photo via The Mighty Flynn]