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Essential Lens: Analyzing Photographs Across the Curriculum

Disaster and Government Response: The Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and the New Deal #8008

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Date: February 1939
Location: Calipatria, California
Photographer: Dorothea Lange
Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA/OWI Collection, LC-USF34-019320-E

Caption

Migrant family from Arkansas playing hill-billy songs. February 1939. Farm Security Administration emergency migratory camp. Calipatria, California.

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Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. © 2015
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  • ISBN: 1-57680-905-6

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