Captured: America in Color from 1939-1943 as presented by: Denver Post

These images, by photographers of the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information, are some of the only color photographs taken of the effects of the Depression on America’s rural and small town populations. The photographs are the property of the Library of Congress and were included in a 2006 exhibit Bound for Glory: America in Color. Headlines posted in street-corner window of newspaper office (Brockton Enterprise). Brockton, Massachusetts, December 1940. Shasta dam under construction. California, June 1942. Hay stack and automobile of peach pickers. Delta County, Colorado, 1940.

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