by Zolton in New Photography on Wednesday 1 June 2011

Sometimes it’s good to be hit with a reality check on just how good most of us have it today. These dramatic colour photos by photographers of the Farm Security Administration were taken in Depression-era America and serve as a stark reminder of a yesteryear where resilience and adaptability were far more vital than having access to the latest Apple product.
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