Vehicle inspection by a US Army soldier of his truck, Baltimore, May 1943.
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A US Army soldier inspects his truck in Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph taken by Ann Rosener when working for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) and the Office of War Information (OWI). Together they produced some of the most remarkable social documentary photographs of the 20th century in their attempt to produce an encyclopaedic record of American life between 1935 and 1944, employing such photographers as Dorothea Lange, Jack Delano and Ben Shahn.