13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Field hand living in a hole in the ground beside the railroad tracks in Huron, CA
Unable to afford rent in Huron, California, Jose Martinez, 42, lives beneath a concrete loading dock beside the railroad tracks. He moved there after his previous shelter, built of railroad ties, burned down. He survives with money earned by selling plastic and beer cans.
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||Sept. 4, 2015, 12:32 a.m.
||Canon EOS 5D Mark III