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Essential Lens: Analyzing Photographs Across the Curriculum

Lives (video) #120 Toward Los Angeles, Calif.

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Date: March 1937
Location: California
Photographer: Dorothea Lange
Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA/OWI Collection, LC-USZC4-8174

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Photograph shows two men, each carrying luggage, walking along a highway where, on the right, is a  “Southern Pacific” railroad advertisement on a billboard that states  “Next Time Try the Train, Relax” showing a man reclining comfortably in a railroad passenger car seat.

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

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