Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas

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Title
Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1937-05
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 016905-C
Topics
Texas
Migration, Internal
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress record.
Content: FSA Collection contains two copies of this photograph.
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: 23283
TMS Object Number: 016905-C
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7db1d90-8842-0136-beee-00e9f2a0fde0
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1937: Created
  • 2018: 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. "Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1937. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b7980d20-8844-0136-e2d7-27fe213bf2d1

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 22, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b7980d20-8844-0136-e2d7-27fe213bf2d1

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1937). Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b7980d20-8844-0136-e2d7-27fe213bf2d1

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Outskirts of oil boom town. No living quarters available in town. Hundreds of families pouring in for jobs. Texas