Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44

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Title
Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939-09
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 020970-E
Topics
California -- Tulelake
California -- Siskiyou County
Migrant agricultural laborers
Water supply
Water pumps
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 24906
TMS Object Number: 020970-E
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9149d1b0-9766-0136-2479-77fa51a548b0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/011e7750-9768-0136-3897-0dc8994f3d68

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/011e7750-9768-0136-3897-0dc8994f3d68

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/011e7750-9768-0136-3897-0dc8994f3d68

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Town pump of Tulelake at railroad yard. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. Over 1500 people depend on hauled water for drinking the year round. During potato harvest, this pump also serves the migratory pickers. General caption number 44