A grandmother from Oklahoma. She works in the California pea fields.
Calipatria, California, 1939
Family walking on highway, five children. Started from Idabel, Oklahoma.
Bound for Krebs, Oklahoma, 1938
Family who traveled by freight train. Washington, Toppenish, Yakima Valley, 1939
Living conditions for migrant potato pickers.
Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California, 1939
Migrant potato pickers. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California, 1939
Migrant woman from Arkansas living in contractor's camp near Westley, California. She would prefer to live in a government camp, but the contractor system prevents, because of control over allocation of work. April, 1939
Nettie Featherston, wife of a migratory laborer with three children,
near Childress, Texas, 1938
Sick migrant child. Washington, Yakima Valley, Toppenish, 1939
Stalled on the desert, facing a future in California. No money, ten children.
From Chickasaw, Oklahoma, 1937
Texas woman in carrot pullers' camp. Imperial Valley, California, 1939