Farm Security Administration Collection.

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

Related Resources

NYPL. "In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience."(2005) <>

Collection Data

United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1935 - 1944
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
African Americans
Rural poor -- United States
Content: Photographs and Prints Division, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8031e230-c612-012f-3daf-58d385a7bc34
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