12 Rare Photos Taken In Southern California During The Great Depression

It’s hard to look at these rare photos taken in Southern California during the great depression without feeling like we have it pretty easy in comparison. Here’s a glimpse of a very trying time in our history when poverty, hunger, and homelessness were at its peak. We still have many struggles today, but these images should serve as a reminder of the challenges the depression-era generation had to endure.

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If you would like to see more vintage photos captured in Southern California take a look through these galleries: SoCal Rare Vintage Photos; Photos from 1910; Photos captured in 1930.