One of the homeless wandering boys, before CCC

Circa 1933

Dorothea Lange

Film negative

Gift of Paul S. Taylor


© The Dorothea Lange Collection, the Oakland Museum of California.

Alternate Title and/or Date
During her lifetime Lange’s photographs appeared in a variety of exhibitions and publications, sometimes years after they were taken. This often resulted in multiple titles for the same image.
SERA - Camp Carlton
Additional Information
"CCC" refers to the Civilian Conservation Corps, a government relief program that employed young men such as the one in this photograph for public works projects.