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1. Picking potatoes Picking potatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Potatoes; Harvesting; Harvesting machinery Mexicans pick up potatoes on the Dalton & Evans farm near Malin, Klamath county, with a digger in the background.

2. Combine operation Combine operation Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting machinery Mexicans were used on this combine operation on the Harry Wilson farm near Malin.

3. Sacking harvested potatoes Sacking harvested potatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Potatoes; Harvesting machinery Mexican workers sack potatoes. The sacking device runs crosswise with this type.

4. Tomato harvesters Tomato harvesters Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Tomatoes; Harvesting Two of the Mexican pickers with Mrs. Dloff

5. Camp headquarters, Nyssa Camp headquarters, Nyssa Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon A camp with permanent headquarters, buildings and frame cabins used for the Mexicans at Nyssa

6. Worker with tomatoes Worker with tomatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Tomatoes; Harvesting Young Mexican worker with his bucket of tomatoes

7. 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

8. Tomato harvesting Tomato harvesting Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Tomatoes; Harvesting Mexican laborers from the Freewater camp pick early tomatoes on the John R. Dloff farm.

9. Vine threshers Vine threshers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting machinery; Peas At the other end of the viners the threshed vines come out. One young Mexcian, who can read English, is enjoying himself with a magazine.

10. 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.

11. 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.

12. 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.

13. Mexican workers Mexican workers Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon Mexican workers in Benton County

14. Washing up Washing up Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Housing--Oregon; Agricultural laborers--Health and hygiene--Oregon Mexican workers washing up at a work camp in Benton County

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

16. Picking potatoes Picking potatoes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Harvesting; Potatoes Mexicans picking potatoes on lake bottom farm belong to Scott Warren, Klamath Falls

17. Contracting for labor Contracting for labor Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon Bryant Williams, farm labor assistant, and Preston Daughton, USES representative, arrange with S.E. Starr and K.A. Bursell for Mexican workers.

18. Picking prunes Picking prunes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Orchards; Prunes; Harvesting Mexican at work picking prunes

19. Picking up prunes Picking up prunes Agricultural laborers--Mexican--Oregon; Prunes; Orchards; Harvesting One man per tree was the usual rule in picking up prunes.

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