Fascinating Photographic Retrospective Of 1940s Rural America

These colorized photos from the early 1940′s shed a new light to life in rural America. It wasn’t until 1945 that the United States was able to establish itself as a world superpower – until then, the “land of opportunities” was a vastly different animal.These fascinating photographs by celebrated photographers Russell Lee, Jack Delano, Fennoo Jacobs, Arthur Rothstein & John Vachon (which have recently been colorized) provide an intimate look at the lives of everyday Americans during that era. It was their attitude and unwavering approach to work which laid the foundations for America’s future prosperity.

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