Dorothea Lange

Faces out of time #1

Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California, February 1936

Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California, February 1936

Migrant Mother by Dorothea LangeDorothea Lange (May 26, 1895 – October 11, 1965) was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA). Lange’s photographs humanized the consequences of the Great Depression and influenced the development of documentary photography. (wikipedia)


Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California. California, 1936. Feb. Photograph retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2017759800/. (Accessed November 04, 2017.)

Call Number: LC-USF34- 002392-E [P&P]

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Note – This image has been digitally adjusted for one or more of the following:
– fade correction,
– color, contrast, and/or saturation enhancement
– selected spot and/or scratch removal
– cropped for composition and/or to accentuate subject matter
– straighten image

Revised and updated; Originally published June 22, 2012

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