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January 1937. "Two children of a migrant fruit worker from Tennessee, standing before their temporary home. This family of eight is camped in a field near the packinghouse at Winter Haven, Florida."  35mm nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration.

January "Two children of a migrant fruit worker from Tennessee, standing before their temporary home. This family of eight is camped in a field near the packinghouse at Winter Haven, Florida." by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration.

1930s Great Depression Family at Migrant Workers Camp Photo

Great Depression Family at Migrant Workers Camp Photo - After the end of WWI, the economic rose and then quickly fell into the crisis. The unemployment was high. Houses and furniture were continually sold for food and other necessities.

People asleep on the escalators at Piccadilly Tube Station, London, during an air raid, 1940.  <b>From the Victorian era through to World War Two - featuring tube strikes, carriage redesigns, passenger complaints, ticket machines and air raid shelters.</b>

Piccadilly, 1940.

The London Underground in Wartime People sheltering in Piccadilly tube station, London, in 1940 Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A farm is buried during the dust bowl years, early 1930s.

:::::::: VIntage Photograph ::::::::Oklahoma Farm buried in dust during the Dust Bowl Years.

Close to where I grew up.  The Wayfarers: 1937 | Shorpy Historic Photo Archive  Dorothea Lange  May 1937. “Mother and child of Arkansas flood refugee family near Memphis, Texas. These people, with all their earthly belongings, are bound for the lower Rio Grande Valley, where they hope to pick cotton.”

Historic Photo Archive Dorothea Lange May “Mother and child of Arkansas flood refugee family near Memphis, Texas. These people, with all their earthly belongings, are bound for the lower Rio Grande Valley, where they hope to pick cotton.

The Ovitz family

The dwarves of Auschwitz

The Ovitz Family: Extraordinary Story and Amazing Vintage Photos of the Seven Dwarfs of Auschwitz

The Great Depression, the problem here is the word "GIVE". Today this boys grown grandson may be looking for someone to "GIVE" him a job. (MAYBE)

During the Great Depression, many people lost their jobs and struggled to get through. With the banks crashing, people lost their money and savings so life was very hard.

June 1937. "Art Simplot and family in front of their house near Black River Falls, Wisconsin."

June "Art Simplot and family in front of their house near Black River Falls, Wisconsin." The prolific Russell Lee shoots the prolific Simplots.

Schoolchildren receive a gardening lesson, circa 1944/45. The vegetables produced would have been used in the school canteen.

Dig for victory: vegetable growing during WWII in pics

Dig for Victory campaign, Schoolchildren receive a gardening lesson, circa The vegetables produced would have been used in the school canteen.

great depression pictures of nc | People living in miserable poverty, Elm Grove, Oklahoma County ...

People living in miserable poverty, Elm Grove, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. Or white privilege here.

1937 Girl carries home a block of ice with the help of a burlap sack...Indianapolis Star

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Girl carries home her block of ice with the help of a burlap sack.

This picture was taken in the early 1930's and shows a poor family in the Great Depression. You really wonder how they were able to feed such a large family in such hard times.

This picture was taken in the early and shows a poor family in the Great Depression. You really wonder how they were able to feed such a large family in such hard times. You also wonder if they set out to have such a large family, or if it just happened.

God touch their hearts! I wonder who took this photo, when, and what was this family thinking? It appears they dressed up for this photograph. Look at the polite uncertainty in the children's eyes. I wonder if their lives ever got better.

Families During The Great Depression Family of migrant workers! I wonder what happened to these families

Evicted

valscrapbook: January An evicted sharecropper among his possessions in New Madrid County, Missouri. nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein.

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