“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.
While the mothers are working in the fields, the preschool children of migrant families are cared for in the nursery school under trained teachers, Kern migrant camp, California, 1936 - Dorothea Lange (A babies bed in the depression)
Portrait of eighteen year old mother from Oklahoma, now a California migrant by Dorothea Lange. this is a piece of Depression Era art for which Lange is known for. She was hired to document the rural poor being displaced by the Depression.
Dorothea Lange The photographers were dispatched with general thematic subjects to record such as "church" "court day" and barns." Dorothea Lang, for example, was assigned to record "cooking, sleeping, praying and socializing.