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Title
Refugees from the 1936 drought. Came to California for a new start. Now migratory agricultural workers
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1937-03
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 016348-C c.2
Topics
California
Internal migrants
Migrant agricultural laborers
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
Droughts
Genres
Photographs
Portraits
Notes
Acquisition: Transferred from the Picture Collection, 1991
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: 23156
TMS Object Number: 016348-C c.2
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae1c6c20-83bf-0136-0177-0bce11bef97f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1937: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Refugees from the 1936 drought. Came to California for a new start. Now migratory agricultural workers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1937. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c2f0d40-83c2-0136-a042-7bae773a441c

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Refugees from the 1936 drought. Came to California for a new start. Now migratory agricultural workers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c2f0d40-83c2-0136-a042-7bae773a441c

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1937). Refugees from the 1936 drought. Came to California for a new start. Now migratory agricultural workers Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c2f0d40-83c2-0136-a042-7bae773a441c

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Refugees from the 1936 drought. Came to California for a new start. Now migratory agricultural workers