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Braceros in Lettuce Field

Braceros in Lettuce Field

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Description
Photograph: A man on a truck uses a machine to assemble Toro lettuce boxes, which braceros pick up to fill with lettuce in a field in the Salinas Valley, California.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
negative
date photographed
1956
photographer
Nadel, Leonard
Place Made
United States: California, Salinas Valley
ID Number
2004.0138.37.02
accession number
2004.0138
catalog number
2004.0138.37.02
subject
Mexican
Immigration
Bracero
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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