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This photo of a horse-drawn school bus was taken in Williams County, N.D., in 1937 by Russell Lee, a photographer for the federal governments Farm Security Administration. He took the photo as part of a photography project that documented the Great Depression. Archived in the Library of Congress

Neighbors: 1937 photo documents Great Depression in ND

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‘Given the interest your readers have in horse-drawn school buses,” Dan Koeck, Fargo, writes, “I thought they’d enjoy seeing this photo of a horse-drawn school bus taken in Williams County, N.D., in 1937.”


Yes, several stories have been carried here about those vehicles commonly called “hacks.”

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