Sanora Babb & Farmers in California Tent Camp

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Sanora Babb & Farmers in California Tent Camp


Farm Security Administration
Authors, American -- 20th Century
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
Migrant labor -- United States 20th century.
Women authors -- 20th century.


Photography taken in 1938, taken by Dorothy Babb, showing California farmers and Sanora Babb (center). Set in the California fields, back of the photograph details how the farmers had to leave their farms in Oklahoma. How kind her supervisor Tom Collins is, but how he is not in the picture.


Babb, Dorothy






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California tent camps


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Babb, Dorothy, “Sanora Babb & Farmers in California Tent Camp,” Subverting Silence: Uplifting Marginalized Conversations, accessed October 3, 2022,

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