This Picture Was Taken in Same Place As #221

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Title

This Picture Was Taken in Same Place As #221

Subject

Linnell Work Camp

Description

The little boy by the tricycle is standing up in his soiled underpants, and an older person on the right is walking away.

Date

ca 1955

Rights

In 1936 during the Franklin D. Roosevelt presidency, the Farm Security Administration (FSA) was set up to meet the health and housing needs for migrant families. In June of 1938 work was begun on the Linnell Camp, and on Decmber 16, 1938, the camp was officially opened. The East Union School is shown on the site, and it was built in 1939 for the Linnell Camp elementary students. Road 156 is shown running along the West side of the camp.

Format

slide

Language

en

Type

image

Identifier

tcl0226

Files

tcl0226m.tif

Collection

Citation

“This Picture Was Taken in Same Place As #221,” San Joaquin Valley Library System Digital Collections, accessed February 22, 2024, http://digital.sjvls.org/document/5457.

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