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Dorothea Lange: Migrant mother, Nipomo, California, 1936 | by trialsanderrors
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Dorothea Lange: Migrant mother, Nipomo, California, 1936

Dorothea Lange: Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thirty-two. Nipomo, California. The best-known image from the "Migrant Mother" series. Photograph for the Farm Security Administration, February or March 1936.

 

The original, restored.

 

From the FSA-OWI Collection at the Library of Congress

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[PD] This picture is in the public domain.

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Taken in March 1936