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Dorothea Lange in Oregon 1939 Farm Security Administration Photos
Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 12:00pm to Thursday, November 26, 2009 - 12:00pm

Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Dorothea Lange's visit to Oregon with a visit to the PSU Littman Gallery's new exhibit of her documentary photographs entitled "Dorothea Lange in Oregon 1939 Farm Security Administration Photos" starting on October 1, 2009.

WHAT: New exhibit of Dorothea Lange's documentary photographs of the Great Depression in Oregon taken in 1939. Dorothea Lange visited Oregon to produce over 500 photos of the people and rural environment of the Willamette Valley, Malheur County, Columbia and Klamath Basins for FDR's newly created Farm Security Adminstration.

WHEN: October 8 through November 26, 2009

SPECIAL EVENT: Opening night reception
Thursday, October 8, 2009
5-7 pm

WHERE: PSU's Littman Gallery
Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 250
2835 SW Broadway, Portland

Littman Gallery hours are
Tuesday through Friday 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm.

COST: Free and open to the public

CONTACT: Friends of History (503)725-5473, or PSU History Professor David A. Horowitz at (503)725-3993