Friday, May 08, 2009


Young migratory mother, originally from Texas. On the day before the photograph was made she and her husband traveled 35 miles each way to pick peas. They worked 5 hours each and together earned $2.25. They have two young children... Live in auto camp - Dorothea Lange. Photographed by Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) on April 11, 1940. Image from World Digital Library.

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