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Little Axe, Okla., July 3, 2013 -- FEMA Corps member, Marlena Baker, works to construct a tent at a Disaster Information Vehicle (DIV) in Little Axe, Oklahoma. DIVs serve as a mobile location where survivors can registerfor FEMA assistance and get connected with resources to help them in their recovery. Dominick Biocchi/FEMA

Little Axe, Okla., July 3, 2013 -- FEMA Corps member, Marlena Baker, w...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2013-07-03 00:00:00 UTC Photographer Name: Dominick Biocchi City/State: Little Axe, OK Keywords: Flood ^ Storm ^ Disaster ^ Tornado ^ FEMA ^ Corps ^ S... More

Maffet Ledger: Drawing, arts of africa oceania and the americas

Maffet Ledger: Drawing, arts of africa oceania and the americas

Public domain image of watercolor painting from British-related collections, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Stereobild av indianer samlade för buffeljakt i Oklahoma.

Stereobild av indianer samlade för buffeljakt i Oklahoma.

Stereobild av indianer samlade för buffeljakt i Oklahoma. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Composite of four scenes related to Indian relations with the U.S. government]

[Composite of four scenes related to Indian relations with the U.S. go...

Four scenes: The Indian Question - Red Cloud Agency - distributing goods; The hosiptal; Fort Sill; Officers' quarters. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 May 13. Reference copy in LOT 4391.

Fort Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891. - Public domain map

Fort Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891. - Public domain map

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 714.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 8. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shaded portions represent selections filed on since the opening of Land Office April, 1s... More

Land rush, Okla. [Oklahoma] - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Land rush, Okla. [Oklahoma] - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain...

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Nursery Work: Seed Beds - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Nursery Work: Seed Beds - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph...

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Crude Products: Ties and Mine Props. - Oklahoma

Crude Products: Ties and Mine Props. - Oklahoma

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Public Relations - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Public Relations - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

[Thomas Pryor Gore (left), Democratic senator from Oklahoma, full-length portrait, seated in office with his secretary(?)]

[Thomas Pryor Gore (left), Democratic senator from Oklahoma, full-leng...

J145590 U.S. Copyright Office Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Claude Weaver, Okl. - Public domain photograph, glass negative

Claude Weaver, Okl. - Public domain photograph, glass negative

A black and white photo of a man in a suit. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Family of C.J. Walker, Route 2, Box 78, Geronimo, Oklahoma. 6-year old Jewel and 5-year old Harold picks 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day. Father said: "I promised em a little wagon if they'd pick steady, and now they have half a bagful in just a little while." The 3-year old is learning to pick. Father is a renter on shares: gives 1/4 of his cotton for rent, and 1/3 of his corn. Has 20 acres in cotton.  Location: Comanche County--[Geronimo], Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Family of C.J. Walker, Route 2, Box 78, Geronimo, Oklahoma. 6-year old...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

HFCA 1607_Visitors_020.jpg - National Parks Gallery

HFCA 1607_Visitors_020.jpg - National Parks Gallery

Visitors playing in the water in Platt National Park now Chickasaw National Recreation Area.

[Children of Mrs. Lawrence, a renter near Tinney, Okla. They go to Prairie Lee School. Beula is 13 years old and picks about 200 pounds a day when cotton is good. She drags and carries a bag that holds 50 pounds and more before it is emptied. Norma is 10 years old and picks from 100 to 150 pounds a day. Drags the sack which often holds 50 pounds or more before emptied. Randall is 9 years old; has picked over 100 pounds a day--usually less. He does not carry quite so large a sackful as his sisters.]  Location: [Comanche County, Oklahoma]. / Lewis W. Hine.

[Children of Mrs. Lawrence, a renter near Tinney, Okla. They go to Pra...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Gates of Time - National Parks Gallery

Gates of Time - National Parks Gallery

The two Gates of Time that boarder the Outdoor Memorial represent the minute before and after the explosion of the bomb. The 9:01 gate demonstrates the last moment of innocence for the city, nation and world. ... More

Rock Creek School #32 (5 miles east of Shawnee) opened September 11th--8 months term. 34 present. J.W. Evans, Principal, P.O. Route 2, Shawnee, said there are only half as many as he expects after cotton picking is over. Lewis W. Hine. See W.H. Swift Report. Location: Potawotamie County, Oklahoma

Rock Creek School #32 (5 miles east of Shawnee) opened September 11th-...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 4587. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... More

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 8, 2010 -- A FEMA brochure is left on a door of a damaged mobile home in Shawnee, OK that sustained damage during the storms that spawned tornadoes through central Oklahoma. FEMA and local, state and other federal agencies are working together to provide assistance to residents and businesses affected by the storms. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 8, 2010 -- A FEMA brochure is left on ...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA recovery information left on a front door in Oklahoma Production Date: 06/08/2010 Caption: Shawnee, Okla. , June 8, 2010 -- A FEMA brochure is left on a d... More

Balloons - R - Army Balloon School, Fort Sill, Okla. Balloon being towed by winch to hangar

Balloons - R - Army Balloon School, Fort Sill, Okla. Balloon being tow...

Photographer: C.O., Fort Sill, Okla. Balloons - R Public domain image of a balloon aerostat, early aeronautics, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Alfred Brook, 200 W. Pottawotamie St. 8-year-old newsie. Everett Glin on the right - see 4768.  Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Alfred Brook, 200 W. Pottawotamie St. 8-year-old newsie. Everett Glin ...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of city street life, vendor, shop sign, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Newcastle, Okla. , May 26, 2010 -- Part of the community's public building complex is a 7,200 square foot tornado safe room, built with a FEMA grant.  According to Ed Craven, McClain County emergency manager, the safe room can provide protection for up to 900 people.  FEMA Photo by Win Henderson

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Newcastle, Okla. , May 26, 2010 -- Part of th...

The original database describes this as: Title: Community tornado shelter in OK Production Date: 05/26/2010 Caption: Newcastle, Okla. , May 26, 2010 -- Part of the community's public building complex is a 7,... More

Tornado - Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 -- Chris Benson a FEMA community relations employee in Harrah, OK. places a notice about the FEMA application process on a mail box while being filmed by a local TV station. FEMA is working with local, state and federal agencies to assist residents affected by the tornadoes that hit Oklahoma in early May 2010. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 -- Chris Benson a FEMA communit...

The original database describes this as: Title: Media coverage of FEMA working in Oklahoma Production Date: 05/30/2010 Caption: Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 -- Chris Benson a FEMA community relations employe... More

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Rogers County, Okla. , May 17, 2010 -- The entire side of an industrial building, approximately 40 feet high by 400 feet long, is caved in and twisted by the force of a tornado that struck on May 10.  The eastern half of the state was swept by storms that produced 22 confirmed ornadoes.  FEMA Photo by Win Henderson

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Rogers County, Okla. , May 17, 2010 -- The en...

The original database describes this as: Title: Tornado Damage in Oklahoma Production Date: 05/17/2010 Caption: Rogers County, Okla. , May 17, 2010 -- The entire side of an industrial building, approximately... More

Picryl description: Public domain image of byciclyst, bike, bicycle wheel, sport event, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Picryl description: Public domain image of byciclyst, bike, bicycle wh...

Picryl description: Public domain image of bicyclist, bike, bicycle wheel, sport event, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Tornado - Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Sam Walker, a Salvation Army employee explains the services the Salvation Army can provide to an applicant at a Disaster Recovery Center(DRC) in Norman, OK. FEMA is working with local, state and other federal agencies to provide assistance to individuals who were affected by recent tornadoes in Oklahoma. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Sam Walker, a Salvation Army ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Salvations Army working at a FEMA DRC in Oklahoma Production Date: 05/28/2010 Caption: Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Sam Walker, a Salvation Army employee exp... More

Alley scene.  Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Alley scene. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Herschel Bonham, Route A, Box 118, an 11-year-old boy cultivating peas. He belongs to a cotton club in school. Father says he can pick 200 pounds of cotton a day.  Location: Lawton, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Herschel Bonham, Route A, Box 118, an 11-year-old boy cultivating peas...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a farm, farmer, agriculture, early 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, David Kerr walks with a resident to see what was left of her home after it was  destroyed by a tornado in early May 2010.  FEMA is working with local, state and federal agencies to assist residents affected by the tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, Davi...

The original database describes this as: Title: Oklahoma resident inspecting tornado damage with FEMA inspector Production Date: 06/02/2010 Caption: Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspector, Da... More

Recess games in charge of grade teacher of Jefferson School. See Miss Folks' report.  Location: Muskogee, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Recess games in charge of grade teacher of Jefferson School. See Miss ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a school, preschool, children group portrait, education, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Some original play houses conceived and executed by girls at the Oklahoma School for the Blind. See Ellis report.]  Location: [Muskogee, Oklahoma] / Lewis W. Hine.

[Some original play houses conceived and executed by girls at the Okla...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Teaching a deaf-mute to talk. Training School for Deaf Mutes. See 4843-4851.]  Location: Sulphur, Oklahoma. / [Lewis W. Hine]

[Teaching a deaf-mute to talk. Training School for Deaf Mutes. See 484...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a classroom, college auditorium, school, students, teacher, teaching, studying, education, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- Two members of a Caddo Electric Cooperative line crew assist in the stringing of power lines through heavy brush in rough terrain, restoring service to a neighborhood left without power by a tornado trhat struck the area on May 10.  Electrical service was interrupted in many areas affected by 22 confirmed tornadoes that swept the eastern half of the state.  FEMA Photo by Win Henderson

Severe Storm ^ Tornado - Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Utility Equipment and workers in Oklahoma Production Date: 05/13/2010 Caption: Pottawatomie County, Okla. , May 13, 2010 -- Two members of a Caddo Electric Coo... More

Balloons - M - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Goodyear M. 33 making trial trip with sand ballast

Balloons - M - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill,...

Date Taken: 09/0/1917 Photographer: Photo Dept. Fort Sill Balloons - M

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 12, 2010 -- A home that was destroyed by a tornado in early May 2010 is being rebuilt in Shanwee, OK. FEMA is working with local, state and other federal agencies to assist residents affected by tornadoes that ripped thru Oklahoma in early May 2010.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 12, 2010 -- A home that was destroyed ...

The original database describes this as: Title: Tornado damaged Oklahoma home being rebuilt Production Date: 06/12/2010 Caption: Shawnee, Okla. , June 12, 2010 -- A home that was destroyed by a tornado in ea... More

[Sarah Crutcher, 12-year-old girl herding cattle. Route 4, c/o S.O. Crutcher. She was out of school (#49 Comanche County) only 2 weeks this year and that was to herd 100 head of cattle for her father, a prosperous farmer. She said: "I didn't like it either." She is doing well in school. Is in Grade 8.]  Location: [Lawton, Oklahoma] / [Lewis W. Hine]

[Sarah Crutcher, 12-year-old girl herding cattle. Route 4, c/o S.O. Cr...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Tornado - Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Patsy Rawls (l) and HR Holman,  FEMA employees talk with Sam Walker, a Salvation Army representative  at at Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Norman, OK. FEMA is working with private, local, state and other federal agencies to provide assistance to individuals who were affected by recent tornadoes in Oklahoma. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Patsy Rawls (l) and HR Holman...

The original database describes this as: Title: Disaster Recovery Center workers Oklahoma Production Date: 05/28/2010 Caption: Norman, Okla. , May 28, 2010 --Patsy Rawls (l) and HR Holman, FEMA employees ta... More

Blind beggar.  Location: Lawton, Oklahoma. / L.W. Hine.

Blind beggar. Location: Lawton, Oklahoma. / L.W. Hine.

Public domain scan of American poster, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspectors, David Kerr(l) and Rick Nowles takes notes on a home that was destroyed by a tornado in early May 2010.  FEMA is working with local, state and federal agencies to assist residents affected by the tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspectors, Dav...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA Housing Inspectors at Oklahoma Tornado site Production Date: 06/02/2010 Caption: Shawnee, Okla. , June 2, 2010 --FEMA housing inspectors, David Kerr(l) an... More

Tornado - Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 --Mechelle Jaggers, an Oklahoma Emergency Management employee talks with Alexandro Martinez-Gonzales, a FEMA community relations employee in Harris, OK. Chris Benson, also a FEMA community relations employee listens to the conversation.  FEMA is working with local, state and federal agencies to assist residents affected by the tornadoes that hit Oklahoma in early May 2010. Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMA

Tornado - Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 --Mechelle Jaggers, an Oklahoma...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA representative speaks with an Oklahoma EM employee Production Date: 05/30/2010 Caption: Harrah, Okla. , May 30, 2010 --Mechelle Jaggers, an Oklahoma Emerg... More

Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Balloon burned at Fort Sill, Okla., by explosion caused by static spark

Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Balloon burned at Fort Sill, Okla., by...

Photographer: Ft. Sill, Okla. Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks Public domain image of a balloon aerostat, early aeronautics, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Reforestation: Plantations - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Reforestation: Plantations - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photogr...

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Ex Slaves - Anthony Dawson, Age 105

Ex Slaves - Anthony Dawson, Age 105

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Historical Trees - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Historical Trees - Oklahoma, National Forest Service photograph.

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Part of district burned in race riots, Tulsa, Okla

Part of district burned in race riots, Tulsa, Okla

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Date received: 26 January 1922. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Dis. Rel. Data: Mr. Stuart, Feb. 1922. Classifica... More

Alice M. Robertson, Oklahoma - Public domain portrait photograph

Alice M. Robertson, Oklahoma - Public domain portrait photograph

A black and white photo of a woman in a fur coat. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Alice Robertson, Oklahoma - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Alice Robertson, Oklahoma - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Public domain photograph of cabinet, bureau, office, 1920s - 1930s America, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Thomas A. Chandler, Okla. - Public domain photograph, glass negative

Thomas A. Chandler, Okla. - Public domain photograph, glass negative

A black and white photo of a man in a suit. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Bedouin, Muskogee, Okla., 6/5/23

Bedouin, Muskogee, Okla., 6/5/23

Public domain image of a group of people, ceremony, event, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Edward S. Curtis - The Wolf, animal dance--Cheyenne

Edward S. Curtis - The Wolf, animal dance--Cheyenne

Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 19, p. 136.

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Oklahoma - Okfuskee County - Okemah - ED 54-12, ED 54-13, ED 54-14, ED 54-15, ED 54-16

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Oklahoma - Okfuskee County - O...

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Oklahoma - Okfuskee County

"Booger" masks - The Tichnor Brothers Postcard Collection

"Booger" masks - The Tichnor Brothers Postcard Collection

Were hand-carved for use by ancient Cherokees to frighten away evil spirits. Cherokee braves of the authentic re-created ancient (1650-1700 AD) village at Tsa-La-Gi demonstrate three versions of these masks. 4 ... More

First Church of Christ Scientists, Tulsa, Okla.

First Church of Christ Scientists, Tulsa, Okla.

Public domain photograph of church building - Picryl description

House and garage at Beauxart Gardens, Stillwater, Oklahoma

House and garage at Beauxart Gardens, Stillwater, Oklahoma

Picryl description: Public domain image of a residential building, house, 19th-20th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a man fixing a car - FSA / Office of War Information Photograph

A black and white photo of a man fixing a car - FSA / Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain image of military vehicle, automobile, tractor truck, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Windmill and tank on an abandoned farm. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Windmill and tank on an abandoned farm. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Public domain image of a romantic landscape with windmill, Netherlands, 16th-17th century artwork, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Sallisaw, Sequoyah County, Oklahoma. Oklahoma drought farmers. "Nothing to do. These fellers," said one of them, "are goin' to stay right here till they dry up and die too"

Sallisaw, Sequoyah County, Oklahoma. Oklahoma drought farmers. "Nothin...

Public domain photograph of farm, farmer, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Mother of five children from Oklahoma, now picking cotton in California, near Fresno

Mother of five children from Oklahoma, now picking cotton in Californi...

Picryl description: Public domain image of children in poverty, child labor, Great Depression, 1930s, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Zinc smelter worker. Picher, Oklahoma

Zinc smelter worker. Picher, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of farm, farmer, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Sand piled up in front of outhouse on farm. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Sand piled up in front of outhouse on farm. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Buried farm implements. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Buried farm implements. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of farm, farmer, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Sand dunes in orchard. Oklahoma

Sand dunes in orchard. Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of trees in the snow, Sand dunes in orchard. Oklahoma

A black and white photo of trees in the snow, Sand dunes in orchard. O...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Housing for Oklahoma refugees. California

Housing for Oklahoma refugees. California

Picryl description: Public domain image of a damaged, burned, or destroyed building, natural disaster, war destruction, ruins, 19th-century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Oklahoma grandmother in southern California squatter's camp. "Yes'm we're getting along just fine"

Oklahoma grandmother in southern California squatter's camp. "Yes'm we...

Public domain photograph of statue, sculpture, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Idle men attend the morning movies. There are three such movies in one block. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Idle men attend the morning movies. There are three such movies in one...

Public domain photograph of theater building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Eight grades of school are taught by one teacher in this isolated school in the Oregon Coast range

Eight grades of school are taught by one teacher in this isolated scho...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a small school, cottage, cabin, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Carrot pullers from Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Arkansas and Mexico. Coachella Valley, California. "We come from all states and we can't make a dollar a day in the field no ways. Working in the field from seven in the morning till twelve noon we earn an average of thirty-five cents"

Carrot pullers from Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Arkansas and Mexico. Co...

Public domain photograph of rural California, dust bowl refugees, 1930s-1940s, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Abandoned farm of the western Panhandle, Cimmaron [i.e. Cimarron] County, Oklahoma. In 1934 and again in 1936 drought conditions in the Great Plains became so severe that it was necessary for the federal government to take steps to rescue dying cattle, relieve destitute families and safeguard human lives. From the report of the Great Plains Committee, 1936

Abandoned farm of the western Panhandle, Cimmaron [i.e. Cimarron] Coun...

Picryl description: Public domain image related to politics, political campaigns, committee, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a man on a boat, Great Depression. FSA/OWI Photograph

A black and white photo of a man on a boat, Great Depression. FSA/OWI ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of industrial or agricultural worker, 1930s, 20th-century, free to use, no copyright restrictions. show less

An old black and white photo of a woman and a child, Great Depression. FSA/OWI Photograph

An old black and white photo of a woman and a child, Great Depression....

Public domain photograph of Great Depression, farm, farmer, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Adding a length of drilling pipe at oil well in Seminole oil field, Oklahoma. Clamps are put in place

Adding a length of drilling pipe at oil well in Seminole oil field, Ok...

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Farmers during Great Depression: A black and white photo of a man in overalls.

Farmers during Great Depression: A black and white photo of a man in o...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a farmer, 1930s great depression, dust bowl era, 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Looking up in an oil derrick. Roughneck inserting lengths of pipe into the elevator for pulling the casings. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Looking up in an oil derrick. Roughneck inserting lengths of pipe into...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Indian boy between portraits of his ancestors. Near Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Indian boy between portraits of his ancestors. Near Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of United States agriculture in the 1930s, country, farmer, farm, great depression, migration, dust bowl refugees, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of a man picking corn, possibly related to: Stripping sweet corn from the stalk on farm near Muskogee, Oklahoma

A black and white photo of a man picking corn, possibly related to: St...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

Hen's nest in tree. Agricultural day laborer's house in McIntosh County, Oklahoma

Hen's nest in tree. Agricultural day laborer's house in McIntosh Count...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a park, trees, outdoors, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Receiving check for string beans picked at scales in field near Muskogee, Oklahoma

Receiving check for string beans picked at scales in field near Muskog...

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of a man in a hat, Great Depression. FSA/OWI Photograph

A black and white photo of a man in a hat, Great Depression. FSA/OWI P...

Public domain photograph related to Great Depression, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

White migrant squatting down in front of his automobile while camped near Prague, Olkahoma. These people use the term "hunkering down" instead of "squatting." "Hunkering down" is a slang term from the Indians

White migrant squatting down in front of his automobile while camped n...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Child afflicted with tuberculosis of the spine in cast on porch of his home near Warner, Oklahoma. Tenant farm family

Child afflicted with tuberculosis of the spine in cast on porch of his...

Public domain photograph of farm, farmer, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Son of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma, working on disc harrow with rake in background. Refer to general caption no. 20

Son of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma, working on disc harrow w...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of farming, farmer, agriculture, 20th-century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A group of men sitting next to each other, possibly related to: Members of the oil workers union in front of their headquarters, Seminole, Oklahoma

A group of men sitting next to each other, possibly related to: Member...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

Pop stand of children in community camp. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. See general caption no. 21

Pop stand of children in community camp. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. See ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Kitchen of tenant farmer near Warner, Oklahoma

Kitchen of tenant farmer near Warner, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of kitchen, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Oil field worker, Seminole oil field, Oklahoma

Oil field worker, Seminole oil field, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Daughter of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma, pumping water out of tub. See general caption number 20

Daughter of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma, pumping wate...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Day laborer and his family who live in the Arkansas River bottoms near Webbers Falls, Oklahoma. This entire family was taking anti-rabic serum after drinking milk from a cow which had rabies. There were no public funds for this treatment and a local man was financing it

Day laborer and his family who live in the Arkansas River bottoms near...

Public domain photograph of the United States military and military-industrial complex before World War Two, 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Scene at square dance, McIntosh county, Oklahoma

Scene at square dance, McIntosh county, Oklahoma

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicken coop of Negro agricultural day laborer. Muskogee County, Oklahoma

Chicken coop of Negro agricultural day laborer. Muskogee County, Oklah...

Public domain photographs related to race relations, African Americans, discrimination, segregation, 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Weighing string beans, Muskogee County, Oklahoma

Weighing string beans, Muskogee County, Oklahoma

Picryl description: Public domain image of a farm, farmer, agriculture, early 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Well of white tenant farmer who is now on WPA (Work Projects Administration) near Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Well of white tenant farmer who is now on WPA (Work Projects Administr...

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) was a New Deal program established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 as a response to the high unemployment during the Great Depression. The program put people t... More

Baby of agricultural day laborer living north of Sallisaw, Oklahoma. Sequoyah County

Baby of agricultural day laborer living north of Sallisaw, Oklahoma. S...

Photograph shows a baby on a blanket with insects (flies). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

Migrant steeple-jack and his family eating a "bought lunch" by the roadside Near Prague, Oklahoma, Lincoln County

Migrant steeple-jack and his family eating a "bought lunch" by the roa...

Public domain photograph of United States agriculture in the 1930s, country, farmer, farm, great depression, migration, dust bowl refugees, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Home of Negro agricultural day laborer. Wagoner County, Oklahoma

Home of Negro agricultural day laborer. Wagoner County, Oklahoma

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Corner of living room of farm family now on WPA (Works Progress Administration/Work Projects Administration) road work. Near Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Corner of living room of farm family now on WPA (Works Progress Admini...

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Interior of migrant's home near Muskogee, with mother removing articles of clothing preparatory for departure to California. Oklahoma

Interior of migrant's home near Muskogee, with mother removing article...

Public domain photograph of California in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A couple of people standing in front of a tent, Great Depression. FSA/OWI Photograph

A couple of people standing in front of a tent, Great Depression. FSA/...

Public domain photograph related to child labor, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Farm wagon leaving small grocery store on Saturday afternoon, McIntosh County, Oklahoma

Farm wagon leaving small grocery store on Saturday afternoon, McIntosh...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Detail of construction of roof of house of white tenant family. Notice the rags stuffed in under the shingles to keep out cold and rain. McIntosh County, Oklahoma

Detail of construction of roof of house of white tenant family. Notice...

Public domain photograph of Oklahoma, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Landscape in Oklahoma showing man plowing in cotton field in background and profile of soil showing easily erodable structure in foreground. Near Warner, Oklahoma

Landscape in Oklahoma showing man plowing in cotton field in backgroun...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of farming, farmer, agriculture, 20th-century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

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