Family in Pie Town, New Mexico. Taken by a Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information photographer, and among some of the only color photographs taken of the effects of the Depression on America’s rural and small town populations.
February 1939. "Child of migrant sitting by kitchen cabinet in tent home near Edinburg, Texas." Ten Commandments, meet Jersey Creamery. Medium-format negative by Russell Lee for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.