• Creator
  • Lee, James P. (James Patrick), b. 1894
  • Created Date
  • 1933
  • Description
  • The name Hooverville was applied to homeless shantytowns which sprang up during the Hoover years of the Great Depression. On verso of image: ""Unemployed shacks on 8th Ave. southeast of Washington Iron Works. 2-7-33""On right in the distance the ""James Henry Packing Co."".
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 3/1999