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El Monte federal subsistence homesteads. 4 bedroom house. Rent $16.20 a month rent to apply. 8 in family 6 boys ages 1 to 14. Father street car conductor earns $100 month. Calif. 1936.

Creator:
Dorothea Lange (American, 1895-1965) (Photographer)
Other Names:
Farm Security Administration (American, active 1930s-1940s) (Sponsor)
Title:
El Monte federal subsistence homesteads. 4 bedroom house. Rent $16.20 a month rent to apply. 8 in family 6 boys ages 1 to 14. Father street car conductor earns $100 month. Calif. 1936.
Alternate Titles:
Farm Security Administration (FSA) Collection, El Monte, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Date:
1936 Feb.
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
001717-C c.2
Description:
Photograph shows family of eight working in a vegetable garden with house in background.
Markings:
Resettlement Administration and Picture Collection stamps, and manuscript Resettlement Administration number and caption on verso. Resettlement Administration stamp and manuscript caption on recto.
Notes:
Title and date from inscription on verso of copy 1. Not in LC.