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History: The Great Depression by Dorothea Lange, 1939-1943, United States

History: The Great Depression By Dorothea Lange, 1939-1943, United States

In 1972 the Whitney Museum used 27 of Lange's photographs in an exhibit entitled Executive Order 9066. This exhibit highlighted the Japanese Internment during World War II.
On May 28, 2008, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver announced Lange's induction into the California Hall of Fame, located at The California Museum for History, Women and the Arts. The induction ceremony took place on December 15 and her son accepted the honor in her place.
In 2006, a school was named in her honor in Nipomo, California, near the site where she photographed "Migrant Mother"

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