Sunday, May 31, 2015

Dorothea Lange

 People living in miserable poverty. Elm Grove, 
Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, August 1936
 Open air food factory. Weighing in the peas 
near Calipatria, California, February 1939
 Oregon, Josephine County, Grants Pass. Sunday family picnic. Hot afternoon in park on Rogue River. Her mother, his mother, young husband and wife, two boys, and baby, August 1939
 Outside the Labor Temple where the conference called by the Steinbeck Committee during the cotton strike is being held. Bakersfield, California, November 1938
Owner's daughter topping tobacco. She has a patch of her own of about 1000 hills from which she will be given the proceeds. Her father buys her clothes and she can have the "patch" money for whatever she wants. She is in the eighth grade; says she doesn't learn as fast as she ought. Granville County, North Carolina, July 1939

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