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Six month old pigs that died of starvation. Ed. A. Scheer farm near Mapleton, Iowa. He had 15 pigs, 14 of which starved. Man's feet show relative size of pigs.

Creator:
Russell Lee (American, 1903-1986) (Photographer)
Other Names:
Farm Security Administration (American, active 1930s-1940s) (Sponsor)
Title:
Six month old pigs that died of starvation. Ed. A. Scheer farm near Mapleton, Iowa. He had 15 pigs, 14 of which starved. Man's feet show relative size of pigs.
Alternate Titles:
Farm Security Administration (FSA) Collection, Mapleton, Monona County, Iowa, USA
Date:
1936 Dec.
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
010121-D
Markings:
Resettlement Administration, Farm Security Administration and Picture Collection WPA stamps, manuscript Resettlement Administration and other number and caption on verso. Photo Source stamp on recto.
Notes:
Title and date from inscription on verso and from Library of Congress records for related photographs. Not in LC.