The Grapes of Wrath Ethnography
By Natalia Torcia
Ma: "An' Tom had five days work. An' the rest of you scrabblin' out ever' day, an' no work" (350).
"We're doin' fine. We made three and a half today. Wisht she'd keep up. Them kids is gettin' to be good pickers. Ma's worked 'em up a little bag for each. They couldn' tow a growed-up bag. Dump into ours. Made bags outa a couple old shirts. Work fine" (410).
On the Road
"The History Place - Dorothea Lange Photo Gallery: Migrant Farm Families." The History Place - Dorothea Lange Photo Gallery: Migrant Farm Families. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Jan. 2015.
"Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black-and-White Negatives." - About This Collection - Prints & Photographs Online Catalog (Library of Congress). N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Jan. 2015.