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Farm Security Administration borrower, vicinity of Frederiksted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. December 1941. Photo by Jack Delano.

Farm Security Administration borrower, vicinity of Frederiksted, St. December Photo by Jack Delano.

Miner at Dougherty’s Mine, Near Falls Creek, Pennsylvania by Jack Delano  The Agricultural Department hired Jack Delano as a photographer for the Farm Securities Administration (FSA)

Miner at Dougherty’s Mine, Near Falls Creek, Pennsylvania by Jack Delano The Agricultural Department hired Jack Delano as a photographer for the Farm Securities Administration (FSA)

West Indian Arrivals, London, England, United Kingdom, 1962, photograph by Howard Grey.

he Historic ‘Windrush’ Photographs by Howard Grey (Part 1 of The arrival of the last West Indians before the Commonwealth Immigrants Act of Waterloo Station in London UK - June

"Street meeting. San Francisco, California." August 1936

Depression-era San Francisco: Haunting images from Dorothea Lange, others

"Six officers beat Sofia up after she Knock the mayor down for slapping meeting. Library of Congress.

17 Lessons Walker Evans Has Taught Me About Street Photography

Walker Evans, Alabama Tenant Farmer Wife (Allie Mae Burroughs), Look her worn yet lovely face. Sheʻs seen some hard times.

Dorothea Lange: Young Migratory Mother, originally from Texas, Edison, California, 1940Young migratory mother, originally from Texas. On the day before the photograph was made she and her husband traveled 35 miles each way to pick peas. They worked 5 hours each and together earned $2.25. They have two young children . . . Live in auto camp. Photograph by Dorothea Lange for the Division of Economic Information, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, Edison, Kern County, California, April 11, 1940.

Dorothea Lange "Young migratory mother, originally from Texas" Edison, Kern County, California, April

Eyes of the Great Depression 077. Wife of evicted sharecropper.    This photo was taken in New Madrid County, Missouri in January, 1939 by Farm Security Administration photographer Arthur Rothstein.    Part of Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Photograph Collection at the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Eyes of the Great Depression Wife of evicted sharecropper. This photo was taken in New Madrid County, Missouri in January, 1939 by Farm Security Administration photographer Arthur Rothstein.

“I have always wanted my art to service my people — to reflect us, to relate to us, to stimulate us, to make us aware of our potential.”

Elizabeth Catlett (April April was an American-born Mexican sculptor and printmaker. Catlett created sculptures that celebrate the heroic strength and endurance of African-American and Mexican working-class women.

Little Angels: 1936 I just want to hold this little guy?.....girl?

Eyes of the Great Depression 043 Baby girl of family living on Natchez Trace Project, near Lexington, Tennessee;

84 year old Mississippi Woman - This women was, by her own words, born two years before the surrender, in 1863. (Photographer:  Dorothea Lange)

84 Years Old

84 year old Mississippi Woman - This women was, by her own words, born two years before the surrender, in She saw and experienced many things during her life and hopefully passed down her stories. ~~ßε α† (Photographer: Dorothea Lange)

IlPost - Lewis W. Hine, attesa per l’apertura del dispensario. Hull House District, Chicago, 1910. Transfer from Photo League Lewis Hine Memorial Committee

Lewis Hine Waiting for the dispensary to open Hull House District, Chicago 1910 © George Eastman House

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It's About Time: A Few Portraits of Extreme Poverty - 1930s Children of The Great Depression bjws.blogspot.com

Young oyster shuckers, Port Royal, S. - Child workers before Child Labor Laws. Thank God for child labor laws!

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