The Elmer Lore, Sr. Collection

collection

Campus:
California State University, Channel Islands
Library:
John Spoor Broome Library
Subject(s):
Elmer Lore, Sr. ; Dorothea Lange ; Dust Bowl ; Great Depression ; Resettlement Administration ; migrant workers
Description:
State Assemblyman, Elmer “Gene” Lore, Sr., met Paul Taylor, an employee for the Resettlement Administration, while he was compiling information on migrant camps in the Dust Bowl. Taylor was the husband of photographer Dorothea Lange, who had been hired by the Resettlement Administration to document the living conditions of the workers. The collection includes: ▪documentation ▪photographs
Dates covered:
1920-1946
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
50 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
The Elmer Lore, Sr. Collection
Collection policy:
Ventura County; generally unrestricted; no scanning allowed; digital camera allowed with applicable copyright restrictions; appointment recommended