Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. 125pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Tan cloth over boards with the title stamped in black ink on the backstrip. Near fine, in a very good dust jacket, with mild surface and edge wear. Item #40394
Under the direction of Roy Emerson Stryker, photographers Dorothea Lange, Russell Lee, Arthur Rothstein, Walker Evans, Ben Shahn, Carl Mydans, John Collier, Jr., Marion Post Wolcott, and Jack Delano ventured out across America to record the spirit of the times. They worked for little pay, under adverse conditions, portraying the lives of average Americans caught in the throes of the depression and the early years of World War II.