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Lake of the Woods Mobile Home: 1939

Lake of the Woods Mobile Home: 1939

Farmer of cut-over land moving house to new land. The government bought up the land on which he formerly farmed to take it out of farming. Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

African American Accordion Player: 1941

African American Accordion Player: 1941

Cicero Ward, African American FSA (Farm Security Administration) client, at home playing accordion. Nice photo of home interior in the 1940s. Greene County, Georgia. Photo taken in 1941 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: safety film negative.

North Dakota Farmhouse: 1937

North Dakota Farmhouse: 1937

Children in front of Olaf Fugelberg's farmhouse. Williams County, North Dakota. Great Depression era photo taken in 1937 by photographer Russell Lee. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Ozark Farmeress Revisited: 1940

Ozark Farmeress Revisited: 1940

Another photo of the wife of an Ozark Mountains, Missouri farmer, lighting a pipe. We posted a closer view of her quite a while back. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer John Vachon. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Dugout Home: 1940

Dugout Home: 1940

Homesteader coming out of his dugout home (an underground log cabin), Pie Town, New Mexico. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer Russell Lee. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Poodle Playtime: 1920s

Poodle Playtime: 1920s

Opera soprano Anna Fitziu with poodle and friend. No date with photo but probably taken late 1910s or early 1920s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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