Depression-era photos by Dorothea Lange
Dorothea Lange (May 26, 1895 – October 11, 1965) was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA). Lange’s photographs humanized the consequences of the Great Depression and influenced the development of documentary photography.
John Denver was born Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. His mother was Irish Catholic, his father of German ancestry.
Denver was killed on October 12, 1997 when a plane he was flying crashed into Monterey Bay near Pacific Grove, CA.
The Stanley Brothers were a bluegrass duo made up of Carter and Ralph Stanley. Their band, the Stanley Brothers and the Clinch Mountain Boys, started up in 1946.