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Patio Living: 1939

Patio Living: 1939

July 1939. "Tent home of family living in community camp. Oklahoma City." Photo by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

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The look on Mom's face seems to indicate saying something like "OK, Lord, we're trying for poorer, any chance we could try for richer sometime soon?"

It's neat to see the neat dress on Mom and the hard work the family did to get a home that would keep the rain out. Built on an old trailer, use old tarps and whatever to form walls. Well done.

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