35 Amazing Color Photographs Showing America from between 1940 and 1943

Freight Depot of the U.S. Army consolidating station, Chicago, Ill. 1943
View down the main street from the Grand Hotel, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Island, Virgin Islands. 1941
Chopping cotton on rented land, near White Plains, Greene County, Ga. 1941
View down the main street from the Grand Hotel, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. 1941
Small farm of John P. Collins, Taunton, Mass. 1941
Children gathering potatoes on a large farm, vicinity of Caribou, Aroostook County, Me. Schools do not open until the potatoes are harvested. 1940
Going to town on Saturday afternoon, Greene County, Ga. 1941
Chopping cotton on rented land near White Plains, Greene County, Ga. 1941
Women workers employed as wipers in the roundhouse having lunch in their rest room, C. & N.W. R.R., Clinton, Iowa. 1943
Chopping cotton on rented land near White Plains, Greene County, Ga. 1941
Children gathering potatoes on a large farm, vicinity of Caribou, Aroostook County, Me. Schools do not open until the potatoes are harvested. 1940
Going to town on Saturday afternoon, Greene Co., Ga. 1941
Skating, vicinity of Brockton, Mass. 1940
Cornshocks in mountain farm along the Skyline Drive in Virginia. 1940
Railroad crossing along the Skyline Drive, Virginia. 1940
Belt Railway, looking toward the west yard of clearing yard, taken from bridge of hump, Chicago, Ill. 1943
Near White Plains, Ga. 1941
One of the steep streets on the hillsides, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Island, Virgin Islands. 1941
Field of a mountain farm along the Skyline Drive in Virginia. 1940
The coast of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. 1941
One of the steep streets on the hillsides, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Island, Virgin Islands. 1941
One of the steep streets on the hillsides, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. 1941
Barker at the grounds at the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
Commuters, who have just come off the train, waiting for the bus to go home, Lowell, Mass. 1941
A street in a town of the Virgin Islands, Christiansted, Saint Croix. 1941
Street in a town in the Virgin Islands. 1941
Farm auction, Derby, Conn. 1940
At the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
Side shows at the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
Children with adult in the tenement district, Brockton, Massachusetts. 1940
At the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
At the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
“Backstage” at the “girlie” show at the Vermont state fair, Rutland. 1941
Trucks outside of a starch factory, Caribou, Aroostook County, Me. There were almost fifty trucks in the line. Some had been waiting for twenty-four hours for the potatoes to be graded and weighed. 1940
Packing oranges at a co-op orange packing plant, Redlands, Calif. Santa Fe R.R. trip. 1943

(Photos by Jack Delano, via Library of Congress)

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