Drought refugees from Oklahoma camping by the roadside. They hope to work in the cotton fields. The official at the border (California-Arizona) inspection service said that on this day, August twenty-three car loads and truck loads of migrant fam
“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.
Art Dorothea Lange - 1935 - New Mexico - Resettled Farm Child From Taos Junction to Bosque Farms project, New Mexico. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Resettlement Administration.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, First Inaugural Address (1933), Great Depression primary source document with reading questions
Dorothea Lange - Children of Oklahoma drought refugees on highway near Bakersfield, California. Family of six; no shelter, no food, no money and almost no gasoline. The child has bone tuberculosis, June 1935 via
The Great Depression was a time of struggle and every penny was counted. Here's 5 money-saving tips from that era you can use today. Top photo: By Dorothea Lange, Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information / Office of Emergency Management / Resettlement Administration [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Bottom photo: By Unknown or not provided (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons