Braceros in Lettuce Field

Braceros in Lettuce Field

Description
Photograph: A man on a truck uses a machine to assemble Cookie lettuce boxes in a field in the Salinas Valley, California, while braceros pick up the ready boxes to fill them with lettuce.
Object Name
negative
date photographed
1956
photographer
Nadel, Leonard
Place Made
United States: California, Salinas Valley
ID Number
2004.0138.20.42
accession number
2004.0138
catalog number
2004.0138.20.42
subject
Bracero
Mexican
Immigration
Migration
Migrant Workers
Bracero Program
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Work
Agriculture
Government, Politics, and Reform
Leonard Nadel
Photography
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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