Dorothea Lange

Migrant Mexican Worker: 1937

Migrant Mexican Worker: 1937

Migratory Mexican field worker's home on the edge of a frozen pea field, Imperial Valley, California. 1937 photo by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. Original medium at LOC: nitrate negative.

California Dreamin': 1939

California Dreamin': 1939

Car entering Farm Security Administration (FSA) camp for migratory laborers at Indio, Coachella Valley, California. Photograph by Dorothea Lange for FSA. Original medium at LOC: nitrate negative.

Gordonton, North Carolina: 1939

Gordonton, North Carolina: 1939

Caption by photographer Dorothea Lange: "Country store on dirt road. Sunday afternoon. Note the kerosene pump on the right and the gasoline pump on the left. Rough, unfinished timber posts have been used as supports for porch roof. Negro men are sitting on the porch. Brother of store owner stands in doorway. Gordonton, North Carolina."

Pea pickers from Vermont: 1935

Pea pickers from Vermont: 1935

Pea pickers from Vermont - 6 weeks earnings $7.00 - working on a car at squatter's camp, Nipomo, California. Photo by Dorothea Lange, 1935. Original medium: Photographic print.

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