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Title
Migrant agricultural workers, idle in town during the potato harvest. Shafter, California
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1938-06
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 018229-C c.2
Topics
California -- Shafter
California -- Kern County
Migrant agricultural laborers
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Content: FSA Collection contains two copies of this photograph.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 23785
TMS Object Number: 018229-C c.2
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00b70a10-8d02-0136-9998-0d9b58cdcb14
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1938: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Migrant agricultural workers, idle in town during the potato harvest. Shafter, California" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1938. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4efd4970-8d04-0136-2a6c-35fa36bc51f1

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Migrant agricultural workers, idle in town during the potato harvest. Shafter, California" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4efd4970-8d04-0136-2a6c-35fa36bc51f1

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1938). Migrant agricultural workers, idle in town during the potato harvest. Shafter, California Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4efd4970-8d04-0136-2a6c-35fa36bc51f1

Wikipedia Citation

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Migrant agricultural workers, idle in town during the potato harvest. Shafter, California