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Title
Oklahoma mother of five children, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1936-11
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 009839-C
Topics
California -- Fresno (Calif.)
California -- Fresno County
Women migrant labor
Migrant agricultural laborers
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
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: 22384
TMS Object Number: 009839-C
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 741c4d10-82c8-0136-782a-39e994e8e6be
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1936: Created
  • 2018: 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. "Oklahoma mother of five children, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1936. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d11523b0-82cc-0136-ad65-1f6971ce2269

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oklahoma mother of five children, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d11523b0-82cc-0136-ad65-1f6971ce2269

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1936). Oklahoma mother of five children, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d11523b0-82cc-0136-ad65-1f6971ce2269

Wikipedia Citation

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Oklahoma mother of five children, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno