Dorothea Lange by Paul S Taylor, in 1934

Dorothea Lange / Dorothea Margaretta Nutzhorn

Photography

September 4, 2013

Dorothea Lange was an American documentary photographer and photojournalist, known for her Depression-era images capturing the life of those affected by hunger and unemployment. Her best known work, titled Migrant Mother (1936), was taken while working to document the farm families forced to migrate west in search of work.