Family of migrant agricultural workers - Canal Point, Florida

Family of migrant agricultural workers - Canal Point, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/26447
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Title

  • Family of migrant agricultural workers - Canal Point, Florida

Image Number

  • RC02710

Year

  • 1939

Date Note

  • February 1939.

Series Title

General Note

  • Original image caption: Migrant laborers' camp near Canal Point, Florida. In foreground is a bean hamper which they use to sit on and they call a "muck rocker." Some of them are from Missouri and Arkansas.
  • The image was created by the New Deal program, Farm Security Administration (originally the Resettlement Administration) in order to demonstrate the hardships of farm workers during the Great Depression.
  • The original image is stored in the Farm Security Administration Collection at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. Image #: LC-USF34- 051178-E

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 11857.

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