1935 – 1943. Lithograph print by Elizabeth Olds. “Harlem River Bridges.”

Elizabeth Olds created this lithograph during the Great Depression while working for the Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project. The print shows the bustling Harlem River in the 30s.

From the New York Public Library.

 



1936. Photograph by Dorothea Lange. “Migrant agricultural worker’s family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California.”

From the Library of Congress.