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Charlotte Aiken photographs of the Farm Security Administration, 1944

Aiken, Charlotte C.

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 11 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Black and white photographs of Roy Stryker (7), of Stryker and Helen D. Wool (1), of Aiken (1), and of Rose Dalton (1), all stamped "Farm Security Administration, 1944" on the back; and an Office of War Information Christmas Card, 1944, with a group photograph of Office members, which included Stryker and Aiken, as well as many others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Administrator, Farm Security Administration, Washington, D.C. The Historical Section of the FSA directed by Stryker included the photography project that documented poverty stricken rural and urban America.


Donated 1964 by Charlotte Aiken.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 16 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Charlotte Aiken photographs of the Farm Security Administration, 1944. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.