Carl Mydans

Sunbonnet Ladies on Wash Day: 1936

Sunbonnet Ladies on Wash Day: 1936

Women washing clothes in tub near garage with antique car and wagon, Crabtree Recreational Project, near Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Sawmill Workhorse: 1936

Sawmill Workhorse: 1936

Farmall™ tractor at sawmill, 1936. Photo by Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Boyhood Fun: 1935

Boyhood Fun: 1935

Boys with dog, tricycles and Plymouth Fire Chief toy car, possibly a pedal car. Photo taken between 1935 and 1942. Unidentified photographer but probably Carl Mydans based on other photos in the collection. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Auto Trailer Camp: 1936

Auto Trailer Camp: 1936

Scenes at the auto trailer camp, Dennis Port, Massachusetts. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Boys With Toys: 1935

Boys With Toys: 1935

Kids playing with toy trucks on sidewalk. Georgetown, Washington, D.C.. Old cars in the background. 1935 photo by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Slum Kitchen: 1935

Slum Kitchen: 1935

African American slum kitchen, Washington, D.C. Great Depression era photo taken in 1935 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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