June 1938. Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. "Family walking on...

 
June 1938. Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. "Family walking on highway, five children. Started from Idabel, bound for Krebs. In 1936 the father farmed on thirds and fourths at Eagleton, McCurtain County. Was taken sick with pneumonia and lost farm. Was refused relief in county of 15 years' residence because of temporary residence elsewhere." Still, they didn't give up... they were Americans. The child is looking at what is probably the exposure sheet from the camera blown away. Pic by Dorothea Lange.