Migrant laborers

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Image: 1939 photo by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration from http://www.shorpy.com/node/22211?size=_original#caption .

“In Farm Security Administration migrant labor camp during pea harvest. Family from Oklahoma with eleven children. Father, eldest daughter and eldest son working. She: ‘I want to go back to where we can live happy, live decent, and grow what we eat.’ He: ‘I’ve made my mistake and now we can’t go back. I’ve got nothing to farm with’.” Brawley, Imperial County, California.

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