Citation
Mexican workers recruited and brought to the Arkansas Valley, Colorado, Nebraska and Minnesota

Material Information

Title:
Mexican workers recruited and brought to the Arkansas Valley, Colorado, Nebraska and Minnesota
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Creator:
Library of Congress -- Prints and Photographs Division
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Mexicans -- Pictorial works ( lcsh )
Mexicans -- 1940-1950
Agricultural laborers, Foreign -- Pictorial works ( lcsh )
Agricultural laborers -- Mexican ( lctgm )
Agricultural laborers, Foreign ( fast )
Mexicans ( fast )
Genre:
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Pictorial works. ( fast )
picture ( marcgt )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )
Pictorial works ( fast )

Notes

Summary:
An unidentified Mexican sugar beet worker, recruited by the Farm Security Administration to work in Colorado, Nebraska and Minnesota, sits in a railroad car and smokes a cigarette. He wears a leather jacket and a straw hat and is partially covered with a blanket. He has a short, trimmed beard and mustache.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Funding:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA/OWI Collection, [reproduction number, LC-USW33- 031867-C].
General Note:
Scanned image from U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information.
General Note:
No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. For information, see U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black & White Photographs( http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/071_fsab.html)
General Note:
Title from website reads: "Mexican workers recruited and brought to the Arkansas Valley, Colorado, Nebraska and Minnesota by the FSA (Farm Security Administration), to harvest and process sugar beets under contract with the Inter-mountain Agricultural Improvement Association."
General Note:
Description based on content viewed.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
664565452 ( OCLC )
AUR-2172
ocn664565452