If you could cut my head in half…

…these images are what you would find. A cross-section of my brain is Old America, I’m sure of it.

Peach Harvesting in West Colorado

A Montana ranch

An Idaho town

Jumping rope in a small town


A destitute mother in a migrant farm worker camp in California

I just stumbled across these photos via Blackbird Letterpress who found them on The Daily Kos. They represent America, through the lense of a Kodachrome camera, before Pearl Harbor. The photographs, for me, are bittersweet – So clear, so beautiful yet represent depressed America, about to head into an incomprehensible war.


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