Long Journey Begins:July 1936. "Drought area of North Dakota. Family leaving drought-stricken farm for Oregon or Washington." Photo by Arthur Rothstein. One thing is for sure, they weren't headed for Disney World.
Photo by Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) has been called the greatest American documentary photographer. She is best known for her chronicles of the Great Depression and for her photographs of migratory farm workers.
Grace in the face of adversity...Dorothea Lange, known for her depression-era photography, photo shot a Life Magazine article in 1954 about Susan Mayo's ancesteral hometown of Toquerville, Utah. Here are some pictures of her family.