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Image: Drought Farmers, Oklahoma

Photo Credit: copy photo: J. Giammatteo

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Drought Farmers, Oklahoma

1936
20th century
203 x 254 mm (8 x 10 in.)

Dorothea Lange, American, (1895–1965)

Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Gelatin silver print
Edition: Library of Congress print of Farm Security Administration (F.S.A.) photograph
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1976
Accession Number: 1976.1.16

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This object has the following keywords:
  • drought - A period of abnormally dry weather sufficiently prolonged that a serious hydraulic imbalance occurs, such as crop damage or reduced water supply. [March 1993 scope note added. November 1992 descriptor moved.]
  • Farm Security Administration (FSA)
  • farmers - Those who cultivate land or crops or raise livestock, especially as their main occupation. [February 1993 descriptor moved. December 1992 scope note added; alternate term added.]
  • farms - Complexes where plants or animals are raised for livelihood or commerce. [March 1993 lead-in term added. September 1991 scope note added. May 1991 related term added.]
  • Oklahoma - TGN 7007707
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
  • Southwest - TGN 4010660 (general region): Area to which term applies has changed with westward expansion of the USA; today usually refers to Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas; area is linked by arid climate & pastoral agricultural economy.
  • water

Dimensions
  • sheet Dimensions: 203 x 254 mm (8 x 10 in.)

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