WPA Pine Mountain Valley Project, Farm Food Week
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View of Mrs. Irma Bames demonstrating grading methods at an egg exhibit of Pine Mountain Valley at the Sears, Roebuck and Company Farmer's Market in Atlanta, Georgia during "Farm Food Week."
The rural-industrial community of Pine Mountain Valley was established by the Federal Emergency Relief Administration in 1934, and administered by the Works Progress Administration. The community was a New Deal project to provide relief from the economic effects of the Great Depression. People were relocated to the community and given homes and jobs in agriculture and industry.
- Digital Library of Georgia
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- Atlanta History Center
- Gay Bolling Shepperson Photographs, Atlanta History Center
- Farm life--Georgia--Pine Mountain Valley
Farmers--Georgia--Pine Mountain Valley
Pioneers--Georgia--Pine Mountain Valley
Clothing and dress--1930-1940
United States. Works Progress Administration of Georgia
Sears, Robuck and Company
Sears, Robuck Company. Farmers Market
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- WPA Pine Mountain Valley Project, Farm Food Week. 1938-01. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Shepperson/id/39. (Accessed December 3, 2023.)
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- (1938-01) WPA Pine Mountain Valley Project, Farm Food Week. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Shepperson/id/39
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Shepperson/id/39>.