Category: Photo

The woman in the famous “Migrant Mother” photo was Florence Owens Thompson, a Cherokee woman and widow who came from Oklahoma to California with her second husband during the Great Depression. Her 10 children all survived poverty and starvation and later bought her a house. She lived to be 80.

Photo :  Dorothea Lange / wikimedia

Photography and Artwork by A. Plant (2016)

Photography by A. Plant