The Great Depression of the 1930s hit Mexican immigrants especially hard. ...
The farmworkers who remained struggled to survive in desperate conditions. ...
The FSA camps provided housing, food, and medicine for migrant farm families, ...
Interestingly, two of the three are not about farm workers: instead, they focus on
the ... selected a migrant from Texas and Oklahoma, Bill Hamett, to be the
workers' ... the stark symbol of a woman trapped in poverty during the Great
Overview. John Steinbeck's famous hobos, George and Lennie, bring the migrant
farm experience of the Great Depression to life in the celebrated classic of ...
In his classic novel of the Great Depression, John Steinbeck described the
highway ... the Thirties, develops this migration image as well as he describes
displaced workers: ... We had a farm, and chickens, and cows, so we never went
Although pay for migrant workers had already been low prior to the 1930s, the
Great Depression caused struggling farmers to cut wages further. Migrant
As the "double whammy" of drought and depression deepened on the Great
Plains, ... California – the state that had once advertised for more migrant workers
Migrant Farm Workers of the Great Depression. Rationale. This lesson can be
used to introduce students to the conditions that migrant farm workers faced
Migrant farmworkers and their families are among the most vulnerable .... same
factors make migrants more vulnerable to substance abuse, depression, and ...
Migrant farmworkers themselves cite dental problems as one of their greatest ...
Aug 26, 2010 ... The Great Depression, Migrant Farm Workers and Of Mice and Men The 1930's <
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Jan 11, 2014 ... Ken Burns style documentary on the Great Depression, Dust Bowl and California
Migration with documentary photos and audio in public ...