Gagnon farm, ME 1942

This is the Gagnon farm near Fort Kent, Maine. The photo was taken in August of 1942 by John Collier, a photographer who took a series of photos of farms in the area for the Farm Security Administration and the Department of War.

Fort Kent, Maine (vicinity). Gagnon farm
1 negative : nitrate ; 4 x 5 inches or smaller.
  • Title and other information from caption card.
  • LOT 0118 (Location of corresponding print).
  • Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
  • More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at
  • Film copy on SIS roll 16, frame 1989.
  • Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black-and-White Negatives
  • United States--Maine--Aroostook County--Fort Kent.
  • Nitrate negatives.
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)
Collier, John, 1913-1992, photographer
Rita Dumont Bringing in the hay for storage in the barn.
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