Item no. 28343
Woody Guthrie and Fred Ross Jr. at Shafter Camp near Bakersfield, California
Designed to house farmers fleeing the Dust Bowl, the Shafter Camp was set up by the federal government's New Deal agricultural agency the Farm Security Administration.
Image from Seema Aissen Weatherwax Photographs, Stanford University Libraries, Special Collections.
View the exhibit Seema Weatherwax for related images.