Earlier this week, the New York Public Library posted an online collection of long lost Great Depression-era photos taken by Farm Security Administration photographers including Dorothea Lange and Walker Evans.
Children of migrant fruit worker in Berrien County, Michigan - Great Depression Farm Security Administration at the New York Public Library. This is social because it shows how people, including kids, faired in the depression.
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“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.
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Robert faggen the road not taken essay I found Robert Faggen's criticism on "The Road Not Taken" to be very enlightening. He stresses the idea that the word "taken" is used instead of the word "chosen" to.
The Migrant Experience page via the Library of Congress gives contains and overview of Charles Todd and Robert Sonkin's chronicles of Depression-era migrant workers, including photos and audio recordings of songs.