Physical Details: Mock-ups : 1 item : various media ; 23 x 18.5.
Creator: Ben Shahn (1898-1969), artist
Description: Dates based on finding aid.
Mock-up on artists' board juxtaposes a photograph of a flooded town with hand-lettered text: The hills above this town have been robbed of their protecting forests; resettlement will save this town by turning the wasted cut-over areas back to forest land.
Forms part of: Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Ben Shahn mock-up for a government brochure promoting resettlement, 1935 or 1936. Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 18340
- Land settlement--United States
- Natural disasters
- United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section