|A young boy in dust storm, Oklahoma, 1936. Photo Arthur Rothstein|
The FSA photography of Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange along with the film The Grapes of Wrath have long been a source of enjoyment and inspiration and Burn's Dust Bowl documentary helps to share some of the history behind those iconic images and story.
|Migrant man working on a headlight. Oklahoma, 1939. Photo Russell Lee|
|Migrant boys in auto. Oklahoma 1939. Photo Russell Lee|
|Migrant man looking up at billboard. Iowa, 1940. Photo John Vachon|
Browse the Library of Congress Farm Security Administration photos here.
Also check out our friend Matt Strickland's informative blog RivetHEAD for his photo of the day, many featuring Depression Era thru 1950's American workers.