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Children of a Resettled Family, Wolf Creek Farms

Augus 1935 Wolf Creek Farms Grady County GA Children of Resettled Farmer playing Arthur Rothstein Library of Congress © Georgia in the Great Depression Vanishing Media USA 2012

Arthur Rothstein/Library of Congress. (August 1935)

Wolf Creek Farms, in Grady County,  was one of several so-called resettlement communities in Georgia during the Great Depression.

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Blacksmith & Foreman in Grady County

Arthur Rothstein/Library of Congress. (August 1935)

Many vanishing occupations and ways of life were documented by the New Deal photographers.

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Young Resettlement Farmer with Harrow

Arthur Rothstein/Library of Congress. (August 1935)

Idealized views such as this one made in Grady County were highly sought after by the bureaucrats of the New Deal, this one an attempt to show improvements brought on by the Resettlement Administration.

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