Men waiting in line for an opportunity at a job during the Depression, 1930 Not in the line for welfare.waiting for a job, any job! When men were men, to proud to ask for a hand out from the goverment, when they were able bodied!
A mother hides her face in shame, Chicago. Forced with eviction and penniless, the parents have literally put their children up for sale. there are no calls for whisking the children away to protective services.
Eyes of the Great Depression Christmas dinner in home of Earl Pauley. Near Smithfield, Iowa. Dinner consisted of potatoes, cabbage and pie. Photograph by Farm Security Administration photographer Russell Lee in December
Humanity: mother (wearing a flour sack skirt) and nine children living in a field on U. Route 70 near the Tennessee River during the Depression - Photo by Carl Mydans for the Farm Security Administration