America in Color from 1939-1943


a selection of photos from The Denver Post’s Captured: America in Color from 1939-1943. 70 images. worth every tick of the scroll bar. Beautiful Americana:

These images, by photographers of the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information, are some of the only color photographs taken of the effects of the Depression on America’s rural and small town populations. The photographs are the property of the Library of Congress and were included in a 2006 exhibit Bound for Glory: America in Color.