Depression-Era Homesteaders Presented In Full, Gorgeous Color

[Pie Town, New Mexico, October 1940. Photograph by Russell Lee of the Farm Security Administration shows Faro and Doris Caudill in front of their home]

This is one of the only color photographs taken of the effects of the Depression on rural America. It is the property of the Library of Congress and was included in a 2006 exhibit Bound for Glory: America in Color. All pictures and information via the Denver Post.