Braceros Waiting to Board Buses

Description:

Photograph: At the Monterrey Processing Center, braceros wait in lines for buses to the Mexico-U.S. border and for lunch in the dining hall. Vendors, including women and children, sell refreshments in the sun.

Date Photographed: 1956

Photographer: Nadel, Leonard

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Mexico: Nuevo León, Monterrey Processing Center

Subject: MexicansImmigrationMigrationMigrant WorkersBraceroRelated Event: Bracero Program

Subject:

See more items in: Archives Center: Archives, Government, Politics, and Reform, Work, Photography, Agriculture, Leonard Nadel

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2004.0138.03.43Accession Number: 2004.0138Catalog Number: 2004.0138.03.43

Object Name: negative

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-a81f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1353155

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