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21. Farm workers at their camp Farm workers at their camp Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Mexican farm workers pose in camp, Hood River.

22. Flax field Flax field Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Flax; Harvesting Mexicans in flax field

23. Fred Pattison and new arrival Fred Pattison and new arrival Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Fred Pattison, dispatcher, and a new Mexican arrival, Hood River

24. Getting lunches Getting lunches Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Mexicans gathered at the loading area beside the road, getting their noon lunches for the day

25. Guitar playing Guitar playing Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon; Social life--Music; Guitars In the evening musical instruments come out and typical Spanish tunes fill the air.

26. Harvesting cucumbers Harvesting cucumbers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Cucumbers; Harvesting Mexican workers harvesting cucumbers

27. Harvesting cucumbers Harvesting cucumbers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Cucumbers; Harvesting Mexican workers picking cucumbers (Columbia County)

28. Harvesting cucumbers Harvesting cucumbers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Cucumbers Mexicans harvesting cucumbers, Columbia County

29. Harvesting onions Harvesting onions Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Onions; Harvesting Onions harvested by Mexican Nationals show tops laid over onions to cure and prevent weather damage to bulbs.

30. Harvesting potatoes Harvesting potatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Potatoes Mexicans pick up spuds on the Roy Holmes farm. Of the 10,000 acres of potatoes picked, 4,500 acres were harvested early.

31. Harvesting potatoes Harvesting potatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Potatoes Mexican farm worker picking in potato field

32. Hoeing sugar beets Hoeing sugar beets Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Beets Mexican Nationals hoeing sugar beets in Malheur County

33. Hood River train station Hood River train station Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Railroad stations Mexican farm workers just off the train, Hood River

34. Kitchen workers Kitchen workers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Cooks; Cooking utensils Mexican workers helping in the kitchens

35. Klamath onion field Klamath onion field Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Onions Part of a 65-acre onion field owned by West & Lyon being harvested by Mexicans

36. Laborers ready for harvesting Laborers ready for harvesting Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon; Farm trucks Mexican Nationals loaded into a truck ready to begin a days work at harvesting, Hood River

37. Laborers ready to work Laborers ready to work Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon; Farm trucks Farmer's trucks lined up at the Athena farm labor camp awaiting loads of Mexicans for the pea harvest

38. Living quarters Living quarters Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Mexican workers living quarters

39. Loading out Loading out Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon; Farm trucks Loading out operations at one of the Mexican camps in Umatilla County during cannery pea harvest. Farmers came in with their trucks early in the morning to take assigned crews of Mexicans to their own...

40. Loading pea viners Loading pea viners Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting machinery; Peas Harvesting cannery peas in Umatilla County requires about 2,000 additional adult laborers. Mexicans such as those shown here feeding the viners saved the day in harvesting this crop.
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