Migrant Mother, alternative version (LOC fsa.8b29527)



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Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California
LC-USF34- 009097-C [P&P]
LC-USF34-T01-009097-C (b&w film dup. neg.)
LC-DIG-ppmsca-03055 (detail scan from b&w copy photo in Publishing Office)
Photograph shows Florence Thompson with one of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's Migrant Mother' photographs ..." https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/list/128_migm.html
1 negative : nitrate ; 4 x 5 inches or smaller.
1936 Feb. or Mar.
Lange, Dorothea(w), photographer.
Title and other information from caption card.
Additional information on caption card: See mount 9093-C [i.e. print caption for LC-USF34-009093-C].
LOT 0344 (Location of corresponding print.)
Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New York : Knopf, 1997.
Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide ... Washington : Library of Congress, 2001, p. 186.
More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsaowi
Original print is stored in PR 12, FSA file prints.
Migrant agricultural laborers.
Breast feeding.
Poor persons.
United States--California--San Luis Obispo County--Nipomo.
Nitrate negatives.
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, DC 20540 USA https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
(b&w copy scan) fsa 8b29527 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b29527
(detail scan from b&w copy photo in Publishing Office) ppmsca 03055 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.03055
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