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Wonderful photos from Early 1940's ( Library of Congress)--Enjoy

Plog HomeOther Plogs»CapturedColorado PhotosFrom The ArchiveIn FocusNewsOn WarPictures of the WeekThe GameAbout The PlogSubscribe via RSS For those who love history------ Seventy years from now our descendants will look at our photos of today and find them interesting. These photos brought back many memories to this "Old Timer"  Kitty_
Captured: America in Color from 1939-1943 Posted Jul 26, 2010 Share This Gallery These images, by photographers of the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information, are some of the only color photographs taken of the effects of the Depression on America’s rural and small town populations. The photographs are the property of the Library of Congress and were included in a 2006 exhibit Bound for Glory: America in Color.
1 Faro and Doris Caudill, homesteaders. Pie Town, New Mexico, October 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Russell Lee. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress 2 Connecticut town on the sea…