Oregon sign, Dust Bowl refugees 1941

Photo Details

Sign in Riverside Park at Vale, Oregon. The picnic on the Fourth of July was in this park. Most of the farmers in this predominately agricultural area are from the Dust Bowl states and the church has strong influence

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Lee, Russell, 1903-1986, photographer
  • Safety film negatives.
  • 1 negative : safety ; 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches or smaller.
  • Title and other information from caption card.
  • Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
  • More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsaowi
  • Film copy on SIS roll 1, frame 1705.


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