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United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp

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Title
United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lange, Dorothea (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lange, Dorothea

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939-02
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 018744-D
Topics
California -- Westley
California -- Stanislaus County
Labor camps
Migrant laborers
Transients, Relief of
Housing
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: 24125
TMS Object Number: 018744-D
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a1e86e30-940a-0136-ae3b-0cf1c249eec3
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

  • 1939: Created
  • 2019: 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. "United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fd1d5e60-940c-0136-43e1-09ddc75cc9ff

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fd1d5e60-940c-0136-43e1-09ddc75cc9ff

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fd1d5e60-940c-0136-43e1-09ddc75cc9ff

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United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp