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Migratory Workers - U.S. History in Context

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The Great Depression merely exacerbated their harsh circumstances. ... of the nation's agricultural regions, worsened the difficulties migrant workers faced.

A Day In The Life Of Migrant Workers During The Great Depression ...

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A Day In The Life Of Migrant Workers During The Great Depression ... Most of the time their jobs were farming. ... Migrant workers were not treated very well.

Farm Labor in the 1930s - Rural Migration News | Migration Dialogue

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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 Depression.

Of Mice and Men and Migrant Farm Workers of the Great Depression ...

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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 ...

The Struggle in California

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They were the first farmworkers, to form associations and strike for improved wages ... By 1917 the IWW had over 10,000 migrant field worker members, but the ... The Great Depression brought a wave of displaced farmers to California from ...

migrant labor Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about migrant labor at Encyclopedia.com. ... Migrant farmworkers and their families are among the most vulnerable .... These same factors make migrants more vulnerable to substance abuse, depression, and ... Migrant farmworkers themselves cite dental problems as one of their greatest ...

Okies - Wessels Living History Farm

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As the "double whammy" of drought and depression deepened on the Great Plains, ... California – the state that had once advertised for more migrant workers  ...

Hispanic Americans: Migrant Workers and Braceros ... - Calisphere

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What was life like for migrant workers in California agriculture? What other ... During the Great Depression of the 1930s, racial anxieties ran high. Mexicans in  ...

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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 ...
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Nov 5, 2012 ... A Day in the Life of a Migrant Worker ... Fingers to the Bone: Child Farmworkers in the United States - Duration: 5:42. ... Photographs during the Great Depression by Dorothea Lange - Duration: 8:30. shakudoh 6,551 views.
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Mexican - Depression and the Struggle for Survival - Immigration ...

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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, ...

Mass Exodus From the Plains . Surviving the Dust Bowl . WGBH ...

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Although overall three out of four farmers stayed on their land, the mass exodus depleted the population ... The Great Depression ... They took up the work of Mexican migrant workers, 120,000 of whom were repatriated during the 1930s.

Migration: The Theme of the Great Depression - New Deal Network

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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 hungry.