Color Pictures from the Great DepressionSubmitted by Cornmeal Smithy on Fri, 08/13/2010 - 10:20
Via Huffington Post:
These rare color photos from the Great Depression were compiled by the Farm Services Administration from 1939 and 1944. A total of 1,600 pictures are now available online thanks to the Library of Congress. The photos, which depict small town life, industry and recreational activities during the Great Depression included in a 2006 exhibit "Bound for Glory: America in Color."