Russell Lee's FSA Photographs of Chamisal and Penasco, New Mexico

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The New Deal and Folk Culture Series. 86 of the 250 photographs taken by Lee for the Farm Security Administration, July 1940. Remarkable portrait of the villagers, village life, adobe construction, handicrafts. Essays on Lee and the villages by Wroth (former curator of Taylor Museum), Charles L. Briggs (Vassar), Alan Fern (National Portrait Gallery).The thoughtfulness and thoroughness that went into the development of this book make it extraordinarily valuable. -- Fern Lyon, New Mexico Magazine

Russell Lee's FSA Photographs of Chamisal and Penasco, New Mexico 1985, Ancient City Press

ISBN-13: 9780941270236

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