"Migrant Mother" by Dorothea Lange, 1936 - (photojournalist known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Admin.) The mother's name was Florence Owens Thompson, a farm worker who raised 10 children and died in 1983. She became a national symbol of maternal strength and the worst rural poverty. Photographers, Photos, Dorothea Lange, Dust Bowl, Dorothealang, Art, Migrant Mothers, Depression, Photography
by Shehzad Noorani Hajira recycles thousands of size-D dry cell batteries by breaking them up one by one with a hammer. She works with her mother and also takes care of her siblings who are 1 and 3 years old. During a short break, she laughs while carrying her 3-year-old sister in her arms.