Rural Life

Cowgirl Giving TLC: 1939

Cowgirl Giving TLC: 1939

Girl dude reviving a calf with a cup of water after branding, Quarter Circle U Ranch roundup, Montana. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer Arthur Rothstein. FSA - OWI 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.

Horse-Drawn Planter: 1940

Horse-Drawn Planter: 1940

Farmer arrowing land and planting corn on horse-drawn planter, Jasper County, Iowa. Old tractor in the background. Photo taken in 1940 by John Vachon. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Tasty Testicles: 1939

Tasty Testicles: 1939

Cowboy eating Rocky Mountain oysters (bull testicles), Quarter Circle U Ranch roundup, Montana. 1939 photo by photographer Arthur Rothstein. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Sawmill Workhorse: 1936

Sawmill Workhorse: 1936

Farmall™ tractor at sawmill, 1936. Photo by Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

String Bean Pickers in Maryland: 1937

String Bean Pickers in Maryland: 1937

Picking string beans near Cambridge, Maryland. Farm photo taken in 1937 by photographer Arthur Rothstein for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

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