1930s-40s Color Photographs

During the Great Depression and World War II, photographers working for the U.S. Government’s Farm Security Administration (FSA) and… read more

During the Great Depression and World War II, photographers working for the U.S. Government’s Farm Security Administration (FSA) and later the Office of War Information (OWI) created about 1,600 color photographs depicting life in the United States and war production activities.

Collection Curator Beverly Brannan of the Library of Congress talked about the photographers and the images. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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1930s-40s Color Photographs

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Vignette
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 2, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2015

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  • Dec 02, 2012 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
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