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Photo of the Day – 02/21/17 (“Tent of Flies”, 1936)

Daily Photo — “Tent of Flies, 1936”

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Before I even noticed the swarm of flies around the tent and the children, I caught sight of the old Wrigley’s Spearmint box in the lower right of the tent.

November 1936. “Children and home of migratory cotton workers. Migratory camp, southern San Joaquin Valley, California.” Medium format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. 

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Posted by on February 21, 2017 in Daily Photo

 

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Photo of the Day – 5/6/14 (“Tenting Family”, 1936)

Daily Photo — “Tenting Family, 1936”

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July 1936. “Family of migratory fruit workers. Yakima, Washington.” Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration.

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Photo of the Day – 8/9/13 (My Party Dress, 1939)

Daily Photo — “My Party Dress, 1939”

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February 1939. “Child of white migrant worker ironing in tent camp near Harlingen, Texas.” 35mm negative by Russell Lee for the FSA.

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Posted by on August 9, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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