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Various U.S. Government agencies have either recorded information about or commissioned works to document the country’s past and present, including artwork, photography, illustrations, architectural features, historic places, and heritage sites, of which this guide highlights some examples.
"Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thirty-two. Nipomo, California" from the Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Source: Library of Congress)