Florence Owens Thompson (1903-1983).  She was the subject of Dorothea Lange's photo "Migrant Mother" (1936).

Florence Owens Thompson (1903-1983). She was the subject of Dorothea Lange's photo "Migrant Mother" (1936).

A mother is consumed by her worries and watches over her children during the Dust Bowl (1936). This photo of Florence Owens Thompson is actually one of the photos on this list that became quite famous in its own right.

A mother is consumed by her worries and watches over her children during the Dust Bowl (1936). This photo of Florence Owens Thompson is actually one of the photos on this list that became quite famous in its own right.

This is the Wikipedia entry on Florence herself--which has the iconic photo, as well as the other five photos taken.  And SUCH great info on Florence.  ||  Florence Owens Thompson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This is the Wikipedia entry on Florence herself--which has the iconic photo, as well as the other five photos taken. And SUCH great info on Florence. || Florence Owens Thompson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Florence Owens Thompson (daughter of Migrant Mother) with a copy of Migrant Mother

Florence Owens Thompson (daughter of Migrant Mother) with a copy of Migrant Mother

I remember seeing this photo  what a image of the depression, if I am right . Black and white you can not be there it

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I remember seeing this photo what a image of the depression, if I am right . Black and white you can not be there it

This photograph of Florence Owens Thompson (32 year old mother of 7) is one of the great representations of the Great Depression. The photograph was taken by Dorothea Lange after Florence had sold her tent to provide food for her children.

This photograph of Florence Owens Thompson (32 year old mother of 7) is one of the great representations of the Great Depression. The photograph was taken by Dorothea Lange after Florence had sold her tent to provide food for her children.

NIPOMO, CALIFORNIA—MARCH, 1936: Dorothea Lange captured an immigrant mother, Florence Owens Thompson, with her seven children. Called "Migrant Mother," Thompson became the face of America's resilience and the Great Depression.

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NIPOMO, CALIFORNIA—MARCH, 1936: Dorothea Lange captured an immigrant mother, Florence Owens Thompson, with her seven children. Called "Migrant Mother," Thompson became the face of America's resilience and the Great Depression.

Florence Owens Thompson, a migrant worker mother, in California 1936. It has become an iconic image of that age. The Great Depression and Dust Bowl era of American history captured some powerful images.

Florence Owens Thompson, a migrant worker mother, in California 1936. It has become an iconic image of that age. The Great Depression and Dust Bowl era of American history captured some powerful images.

Taken in 1932 during the great depression, this is a snap of a mother who sold her tent to feed her seven children.

Taken in 1932 during the great depression, this is a snap of a mother who sold her tent to feed her seven children.

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