Photo of the Night

Recent Acquisition - Photograph Collection

May 7, 1943
Original caption: “Arlington, Va. Victory Gardening Alias ‘FLOODLIGHT FARMING’ -  Finding their Victory Gardens suffering because of six long days weekly at the office, two government workers here use a moveable floodlight to permit gardening far into the night. William Lightsey (left) plants seeds while others (L to R) Mrs. Lightsey, Charles Maher, and Mrs. Maher prepare another row in the Floodlight Farm.”