Dating 19th century 1800 s photographs
A lesson plan for educators that provides a correlation between the Great Depression and American attitudes toward the Japanese is included. Jerry Simmons discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) photodocumentary project to record changes in the American environment.The result is a collection of more than 20,000 photographs.
The photographs are from the collections of the Bancroft Library and the California State Library.
From 1888 to 1916 he produced over 9,000 images which depict Native American life in the Columbia Basin, and particularly Umatilla County, Oregon.