Ben Cortez in bed.
Ben Cortez who has been in bed at home for four months with tuberculosis. Two children, his young daughter and niece, sleep in the same room will him. The waste from this sick room is disposed of in an outdoor flush toilet which is used by twenty six persons.
Lee, Russell, 1903-1986
Russell Lee photograph collection
4 x 5 inches
Study of the Spanish-Speaking People of Texas
Corpus Christi, Texas
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