Farm Security Administration Photographs, 1936-1942
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Brief Description:

The Farm Security Administration Photographs consist of 482 black and white photographs, which depict various North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota artifacts, buildings, towns, farms, people, and the countryside. The photographs were separated and placed in the Photograph File Cabinets.

Almost all of the Farm Security Administration Photographs were digitized by the Library of Congress through its American Memory Project. Information about the Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information Photographs can be found at:

The search page for the black and white photographs of the collection can be found at:

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at]
Record Series Number: OGLMC/264
Created by: Farm Security Administration
Volume: 482.0 Photographs
More information is available at
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Great Depression
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes:   The acquisition records are unavailable.
PreferredCitation: (Title of Photograph). Farm Security Administration Photographs.  OGLMC 264. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in February 2013.