In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working

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Title
In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939-02
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 021049-C
Topics
California -- Brawley
California -- Imperial County
Migrant agricultural laborers
Migrant laborers' families
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Content: Caption continues: ... She: "I want to go back to where we can live happy, live decent, and grow what we eat." He: "I've made my mistake and now we can't go back. I've got nothing to farm with." Brawley, Imperial County, California
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: 24950
TMS Object Number: 021049-C
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c631dc0-9d79-0136-c041-5142aa24d87f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created
  • 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. "In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffa9e410-9d7d-0136-e54a-7376e93a9b88

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffa9e410-9d7d-0136-e54a-7376e93a9b88

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffa9e410-9d7d-0136-e54a-7376e93a9b88

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In Farm Security Administration (FSA) migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working