Here's a classic photo by Dorothea Lange titled Migrant Mother
. It appears in the book 50 Photographers You Should Know
published by Prestel.
Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) was an influential documentary photographer in the United States and had a portrait studio in San Francisco. She turned to street photography around the time of the Great Depression and this photo of Florence Owens Thompson a migrant labourer and her children has become Lange's best know photo and one of the true classics.
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