Twelve-year old girl of family of nine, cooking meal in rude, open lean-to near hut, Tennessee

I’ve started studying the Great Depression. It’s hard to believe how bad it was for so many people in America and other places back in the 30’s.

2006-008

1 negative : nitrate ; 35 mm
Created: March 1936
Photographer: Carl Mydans
Lib. of Congress–Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Collection
This image cropped and digitally enhanced, 01/02/06 © MpG
Public domain digital file from original slide available at loc.gov


Post from one of my abandoned blogs – North Farnham Freeholder – recovered from Internet Archive WayBackMachine 3/2/2011


america, american history, great depression, history, photography, tennessee, vintage photos

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