Eyes on Main Street Gallery at 126 -128 Goldsboro Street Wilson, North Carolina 27893.
Gallery Hours: Wed, Thur, Sat - Noon to 4pm & Fri - Noon to 6pm
Eyes on Main Street is proud to display photographs from the Farm and Security Administration shot in North Carolina during the1930’ and 1940’ in its Goldsboro Gallery from March 2ndto April 30, 2021.
This incredible collection of photographs belonging to the Library of Congress is accessible to all online. Eyes on Main Street has made a selection of 32 photographs by Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange or John Vachon just to name a few. You will discover Rocky Mount or Goldsboro before the Second World War. Tobacco was truly driving the State economy and social life, warehouses and farms were central to the daily life of many. The very strong black and white images will make you travel in time and show you the way: how do we reinvent and create a new vibrant Historic Downtown in Wilson? Some of the answers lie in the photographs.