>I am currently trying to
> identify films of the 1930s which feature southern white women.  The
> films can be set either in or out of the South.  While I am focusing on
> the images of the belle and "lady," I'd also be interested in films which
> feature poor white southern women and "hillbilly" or mountain women.
Try _Stella Dallas_ (1937) which was made earlier (1925) and remade
as _Stella_ (1990).
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