Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks."

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Title
Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks."
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1937-02
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 016119-C c.2
Topics
California -- Calipatria
California -- Imperial County
Migrant labor
Internal migrants
Genres
Photographs
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: 23004
TMS Object Number: 016119-C c.2
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7678b950-82d3-0136-4af9-0fd7c65d7bd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1937: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1937. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b633c3f0-82d6-0136-6412-2d7a5953c5e6

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b633c3f0-82d6-0136-6412-2d7a5953c5e6

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1937). Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks." Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b633c3f0-82d6-0136-6412-2d7a5953c5e6

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Calipatria (vicinity), California. Native of Indiana in a migratory labor contractor's camp. "It's root hog or die for us folks."