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A young mother on the road during the Great Depression - FSA collection/Library of Congress

A young mother on the road during the Great Depression - FSA collection/Library of Congress

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.

Sharecroppers, Washington County, AR 1935; Library of Congress FSA/OWI photograph collection

Sharecroppers, Washington County, Arkansas, Library of Congress Farm Security Administration/OWI photograph collection

Children of migrants sitting in doorway of trailer, Edinburg, Texas. 1939 Feb. Library of Congress.

Children of migrants sitting in doorway of trailer, Edinburg, Texas. Library of Congress.

Child of migrant sitting by kitchen cabinet in tent home near Edinburg, Texas. Photo by Lee Russell Feb 1939. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division Washington, DC

The Law of God: 1939 February “Child of migrant sitting by kitchen cabinet in tent home near Edinburg, Texas.” Via Shorpy. Medium-format negative by Russell Lee for the Resettlement Administration.

Texas tenant farmer in Marysville, California, migrant camp during the peach season. 1927 made seven thousand dollars in cotton. 1928 broke even. 1929 went in the hole. 1930 still deeper. 1931 lost everything. 1932 hit the road. 1935, fruit tramp in California

Texas tenant farmer in Marysville, California, migrant camp during the peach season. 1927 made seven thousand dollars in cotton. 1928 broke even. 1929 went in the hole. 1930 still deeper. 1931 lost everything. 1932 hit the road. fruit tramp in Califo

July 1939. Gordonton, N.C. Country store on dirt road.  Coca Cola-  Depression Era Photography of DOROTHEA LANGE

Country store on dirt road. Coca Cola / Depression Era / Photography of Dorothea Lange.

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