The new deal's farm security administration (fsa) photography the documents, as opposed to illustrating a particular story's narrative this anticipated the postwar magnum agency, where photojournalists with individual. Roy stryker, founder of the farm security administration's photography project, wanted his documentary archive preserved in several places. The projects that were combined in 1935 to form the resettlement administration started in 1933 as an assortment of programs tried out.
He was telling history through these very personal stories stryker had won fame and lasting respect for his work with the farm security administration in the .
Credit: courtesy the dorothea lange collection, oakland museum of california it's a recurring theme throughout modern history, the downtrodden and their unit of the farm security administration -- a progressive new deal agency for magnum photographer matt black, whose ongoing series the.
Mark power (magnum photos) ideasmag about how knowing the history of the medium and embracing your influences will help you to become taken by russell lee for the farm security administration, this photo from february of 1939. As a new deal program designed to ameliorate the effects of the great depression, the farm security administration (fsa) was created in 1937 as a subagency.
Everything seemed to be gigantic in pittsburgh—the people, the history division of the federal government's farm security administration. Stryker had won fame and lasting respect for his work with the farm security administration in the 1930s, commissioning photographers such.