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Source The photograph that has become known as "Migrant Mother" is one of a series of photographs that Dorothea Lange made in February or March of in Nipomo, California. Lange was concluding a month's trip photographing migratory farm labor around the state for what was then the Resettlement Administration.
InLange gave this account of the experience: I saw and approached the hungry and desperate mother, as if drawn by a magnet. I do not remember how I explained my presence or my camera to her, but I do remember she asked me no questions.
I made five exposures, working closer and closer from the same direction. I did not ask her name or her history. She told me her age, that she was thirty-two.
She said that they had been living on frozen vegetables from the surrounding fields, and birds that the children killed.
She had just sold the tires from her car to buy food. There she sat in that lean- to tent with her children huddled around her, and seemed to know that my pictures might help her, and so she helped me.
There was a sort of equality about it. Source Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother," destitute in a pea picker's camp, because of the failure of the early pea crop.
These people had just sold their tent in order to buy food. Most of the 2, people in this camp were destitute. By the end of the decade there were still 4 million migrants on the road.CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS FOUNDATION Bill of Rights in Action Spring () Developments in Democracy.
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