Author and photographer Betty Rivard will share a collection of historical photographs taken during the New Deal Era during the April installment of the Little Lecture Series sponsored by the West Virginia Humanities Council.
Rivard gathered 158 images for her book, "New Deal Photographs of West Virginia: 1934-1943." The book features West Virginia photographs gleaned from more than 1,600 that U.S. Farm Security Administration photographers took documenting daily life in rural areas and small towns during the Great Depression.The talk begins at 2 p.m. Sunday. Reservations are requested by calling 304-346-8500 because seating is limited. The Humanities Council is located at 1310 Kanawha Boulevard East.