University of Oregon Libraries University of Oregon Libraries
Digital Collections

Braceros in Oregon Photograph Collection

Skip to content  Collection Home : Browse Collection : Advanced Search : Preferences : My Favorites   
 
Browsing item(s) in
results 41-60 of 103 item(s)  page 3 of 6 : ( <<  1  2  3  4  5  6  >> ) :: previous : next
select all : clear all : add to favorites  : add to shopping cart
 Image: Image Title: Subject: Description/Notes:

41. Lunches distributed Lunches distributed Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Lunches being distributed to Mexican workers at 6:00 a.m

42. New arrivals, Hood River New arrivals, Hood River Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon New arrivals from Mexico

43. Poker after work Poker after work Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Card games; Social life--Recreation Mexican workers playing poker during their after-work hours

44. Piling flax Piling flax Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Flax Mexicans work for growers piling flax.

45. Potato pickers Potato pickers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Potatoes; Harvesting Each picker stays on his own row until finished, carrying a supply of empty sacks fastened to a picking belt.

46. 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

47. Potato harvesting Potato harvesting Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting machinery; Potatoes Harvesting the early potato crop in Malheur county was made possible by the presence of the Mexicans. One example is this digger at work on the Roy Holmes farm.

48. Picking belt Picking belt Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Potatoes Style of picking belt, to which sack is fastened and dragged between the legs

49. 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

50. Mail call Mail call Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Returning to camp after the day's work the Mexicans go first to the "mail wall" where letters from home are posted.

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

52. Bean pickers Bean pickers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Beans; Harvesting Mexican bean pickers

53. Potato harvest Potato harvest Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Potatoes Mexicans put spuds in half-sacks for trucks to pick up at Dalton & Evans Ranch.

54. 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

55. Peas ready for canning Peas ready for canning Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Peas Worker shown with peas ready for canning

56. 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...

57. Picking cherries Picking cherries Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Orchards; Cherries; Harvesting Cherries were so much in demand this year that even the Black Republican variety of small, black cherries were picked clean by the Mexicans and sold for a good price.

58. Working in hop fields Working in hop fields Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Hops; Hop pickers Hardwick and his crew at work in the hop field

59. Preparing dinner Preparing dinner Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Cookery In the cook tents the crew has been busy preparing the evening meal, the largest of the day.

60. Picking cucumbers Picking cucumbers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Cucumbers; Harvesting Mexican workers picking cucumbers (Columbia County?)
select all : clear all : add to favorites  : add to shopping cart
results 41-60 of 103 item(s)  page 3 of 6 : ( <<  1  2  3  4  5  6  >> ) :: previous : next
University of Oregon Libraries | Oregon State University Libraries | Contact Us ^ to top ^