by Chris Bodenner
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.
Caption for the one above:
Jack Whinery, homesteader, and his family. Pie Town, New Mexico, October 1940.
Another Dish fave after the jump:
Who is he pining for?
(Hat tip: Zach Klein)