During the migration to Ca. and the Great Depression, tent cities or shanty towns were built by the poor for the poor. They were also known as Hoovervilles. (Links to a few words and three pictures of shanty towns of the
"Okies" Driving to California on Route 66 - Route 66 was the road taken by many farmers/okies who tried to escape poverty and the dust bowl in the This is consistent with the Joads, who took Route 66 to find a better state of living in California.
Photo by Dorothea Lange. A Texas family is headed for the Arkansas Delta for work in the cotton fields. Somewhere between Dallas and Austin, penniless, with no food and just three gallons of gas, father tries to fix a flat tire.
Migaloo, the only known all white humpback whale, was photographed by jenny dean (first, third photos) in the great barrier reef. though often described as albino, migaloo has brown eyes and is more likely leucistic or hypopigmented.