Russell Lee

Blueberry Pickers' Camp: 1937

Blueberry Pickers' Camp: 1937

Tent in blueberry pickers' camp, near Little Fork (Littlefork), Minnesota. Great Depression photo taken in 1937 by photographer Russell Lee for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Cotton Pickers: 1938

Cotton Pickers: 1938

African American cotton pickers boarding truck to take them to cotton fields, Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Great Depression era photo taken in 1938 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Labor Day Clowns: 1940

Labor Day Clowns: 1940

Band and clowns at Labor Day celebration, Silverton, Colorado. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Antique Car Junkyard: 1942

Antique Car Junkyard: 1942

Scrap and salvage depot, Butte, Montana. Lots of old cars. Photo taken in 1942 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Pie Town Pumps: 1940

Pie Town Pumps: 1940

Old truck and gas station with visible gas pumps, Pie Town, New Mexico. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. LOC original medium: color slide.

State Quilt: 1940

State Quilt: 1940

Woman standing in front of log cabin holding state quilt which she made, Pie Town, New Mexico. 1940 photo taken by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. LOC original medium: color slide.

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