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Daughter of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma, pumping water out of tub. See general caption number 20
Bean pickers' children came from Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, California, Missouri. Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. See general caption number 46
South of Quincy, Grant County, Washington. Abandoned dry land farm in the Columbia Basin. See general caption number 35
Hop kiln ready for firing during hop season. Oregon, Josephine County, near Grants Pass. See general caption number 45
Approaching Kytta farm, shows house in background and part of field newly cleared by bulldozer. To date, they have cleared eight acres. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 35

Approaching Kytta farm, shows house in background and part of field ne...

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The Nieman farm showing cleared land on which the bulldozer is clearing more land. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader. See general caption number 41

The Nieman farm showing cleared land on which the bulldozer is clearin...

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Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino. Seven Day Adventist Church, one block off the main street from the bank. See general caption number 37
Family of tenant farmer at noonday meal near Muskogee, Oklahoma. His wife is shooing away flies with branch. See general caption number 20

Family of tenant farmer at noonday meal near Muskogee, Oklahoma. His w...

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Family, one month from South Dakota, now on the road in California. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. See general caption number 65

Family, one month from South Dakota, now on the road in California. Tu...

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Former Nebraska farmer, now a migrant farm worker. Klamath County, Oregon. See general caption number 62-111
Hop grower's home on Rogue River, with the tent camp he provides for his pickers beyond. Oregon, Josephine County, near Grants Pass. See general caption number 45-11
Harvesting pears, Pleasant Hill Orchards. Washington, Yakima Valley. See general caption number 34
Bulldozer in operation on the Nieman place. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader, Washington. See general caption number 41

Bulldozer in operation on the Nieman place. Western Washington, Lewis ...

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Family living in tent while building the house around them. Near Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon. See general caption number 47

Family living in tent while building the house around them. Near Klama...

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Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. See general caption number 46
Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino. Entering town from the north. For comment on sign see general caption number 26

Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino. Entering town from the no...

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Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. Camp representative of fourteen in group. On grower's land adjoining the bean field. See general caption number 46
Shows charater of the land in the hills surrounding Elma. Western Wasington, Grays Harbor County, three miles north of Elma. See general caption number 38
Camp of pickers during bean harvest. Oregon, Marion County, West Stayton. See general caption number 46

Camp of pickers during bean harvest. Oregon, Marion County, West Stayt...

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Dismantling the Mumby Lumber Mill after thirty five years operation. Malone, western Washington. See general caption number 39

Dismantling the Mumby Lumber Mill after thirty five years operation. M...

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Chris Ament, on dry land wheat farm of Columbia Basin where he has farmed for thirty three years. "I won't live to get the benefits of the water, but I hope to be able to see it." Washington, Grant County, three miles south of Quincy. See general caption number 35
California. Siskiyou County, Tulelake. On main street. A new town. See general caption number 44
Land on the Arnold farm which they hope to clear next year. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 36

Land on the Arnold farm which they hope to clear next year. Western Wa...

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Main street, population 1,248, in hop growing district of Williamette Valley. Small town. Independence, Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45-111

Main street, population 1,248, in hop growing district of Williamette ...

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Daughter and son of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Refer to general caption number 20
Family of tenant farmer at noonday meal near Muskogee, Oklahoma. His wife is shooing away flies with branch. See general caption number 20
Oregon, Josephine County, near Grants Pass. Hop picker's family. They live in grower's camp. See general caption number 45
Workmen pushing hand truck of linters in cotton seed oil mill. McLennan County, Texas. See caption number 34751
Migratory boy, aged eleven, and his grandmother work side by side picking hops. Started work at five a.m. Photograph made at noon. Temperature 105 degrees. Oregon, Polk County, near Independence. See general caption number 45
The Nieman farm showing cleared land on which the bulldozer is clearing more land. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader. See general caption number 41
Son of tenant farmer going to the field with mules. Muskogee, Oklahoma. See general caption number 20
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Ament, dry land wheat farmers who survived in the Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, three miles south of Quincy. See general caption number 35

Mr. and Mrs. Chris Ament, dry land wheat farmers who survived in the C...

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Picking pears. Pleasant Hill Orchard. Washington, Yakima Valley. See general caption number 34

Picking pears. Pleasant Hill Orchard. Washington, Yakima Valley. See g...

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Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino. On main street in center of town. See general caption number 37

Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino. On main street in center ...

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Kytta family, Farm Security Administration (FSA) borrowers on non-commercial experiment, build a well. Michigan Hill, Thurston County, western Washington. See general caption number 36

Kytta family, Farm Security Administration (FSA) borrowers on non-comm...

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Mother of family now migrants of Pacific coast. Were farm owners in Oklahoma until 1936. Picking hops. Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45-1

Mother of family now migrants of Pacific coast. Were farm owners in Ok...

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Tenant farmer loading melons and vegetables on his truck for delivery into market at Muskogee, Oklahoma. This year many vegetables were brought back from town when prices offered were ruinessly low and were there fed to hogs. Refer to general caption number 20
Main street, in front of Oregon Employment Center office. Man with blanket roll is Indian, come to find job in hop fields. Independence, Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45-111

Main street, in front of Oregon Employment Center office. Man with bla...

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The town of Elma, western Washington. Population 1,545. See general caption number 38 for story of this town

The town of Elma, western Washington. Population 1,545. See general ca...

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Washington, western, Thurston County, Tenino, Washington. Note that the door to the lumber office company is padlocked. See general caption number 37
Mother of family now migrants of Pacific coast. Were farm owners in Oklahoma until 1936. Picking hops. Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45-1
Owner provided cabins and wood but no nearby water on this ranch (hop ranch). Oregon, Josephine County, near Grants Pass. See general caption number 45-111
Loosening and pushing a big stump on Nieman place. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader, Washington. See general caption number 41
Front porch of tenant farmer's house near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Daughter is getting ready to change water in goldfish bowl. Refer to general caption number 20
Daughter of tenant farmer pouring coffee at noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. See general caption number 20
Harvesting pears, Pleasant Hill Orchards. Washington, Yakima Valley. See general caption number 34
Shows new type of wooden shelter for migratory workers. FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp. Near McMinnville, Oregon. See general caption number 60
Farmers' supply co-op. Nyssa, Malheur County, Oregon. See general caption number 70

Farmers' supply co-op. Nyssa, Malheur County, Oregon. See general capt...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Chris Ament, German-Russian dry land wheat farmer, who survived in the Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, three miles south of Quincy. See general caption number 35
Close-up of stump pile before burning. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 35

Close-up of stump pile before burning. Western Washington, Thurston Co...

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Eleven year old boy and his grandmother, migratory, pick hops side by side. Oregon, Polk County, near Independence. See general caption number 45
Three of the four Arnold children. The oldest boy earned the money to buy his bicycle. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general Caption number 36
Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Marion County, near West Stayton, Oregon. See general caption number 46
Son of tenant farmer reading the morning paper while waiting for noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Refer general caption number 20
Single man, three weeks before the opening of the Klamath Basin potato harvest. California, Siskiyou County, Tulelake. See general caption number 43

Single man, three weeks before the opening of the Klamath Basin potato...

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The grower provided clean tents and a shady site for pickers on this ranch. Oregon, Josephine County, near Grants Pass. See general caption number 45-111

The grower provided clean tents and a shady site for pickers on this r...

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Farm women working on quilt. Near West Carlton, Yamhill County, Oregon. See general caption number 58
Migratory boy, aged eleven, and his grandmother work side by side picking hops. Started work at five a.m. Photograph made at noon. Temperature 105 degrees. Oregon, Polk County, near Independence. See general caption number 45

Migratory boy, aged eleven, and his grandmother work side by side pick...

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"Catskinner" and bulldozer. They work on contract. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader, Washington. See general caption number 41
Migratory bean pickers, came from Dakota. Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. See general caption number 46

Migratory bean pickers, came from Dakota. Oregon, Marion County, near ...

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Family living in tent while building the house around them. Near Klamath Falls, Klamath county, Oregon. See general caption number 47
Arnold children picking raspberries in the new berry patch. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 36
View of the valley from Dazey farm. Homedale district, Malheur County, Oregon. See general caption number 66
Washington, western, Thurston County, Tenino, Washington. Note that the door to the lumber office company is padlocked. See general caption number 37

Washington, western, Thurston County, Tenino, Washington. Note that th...

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On abandoned farm in Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, one mile east of Quincy. See general caption number 35

On abandoned farm in Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, one mil...

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Family, one month from South Dakota, now on the road in California. Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California. See general caption number 65
Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader. Stumps on Nieman farm where bulldozer is working. See general caption number 41

Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader. Stumps on Nieman farm wh...

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Camp of pickers during bean harvest. Oregon, Marion County, West Stayton. See general caption number 46
Another cut-over farm located across the road from Kytta place. Note land planted in strawberries. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 36
Oregon, Salem. See general caption number 25 Caption before agency editing:  Panaceas for poor people  General Caption #25
Daughter of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma, getting the morning mail. Refer to general caption number 20

Daughter of tenant farmer living near Muskogee, Oklahoma, getting the ...

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Shows new type of wooden shelter for migratory workers. FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp. Near McMinnville, Oregon. See general caption number 60

Shows new type of wooden shelter for migratory workers. FSA (Farm Secu...

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Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. See general caption number 46

Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Oregon, Marion ...

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Tenant farmer and daughter at noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. See general caption number 20

Tenant farmer and daughter at noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. S...

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Oregon, Salem. See general caption number 25 Caption before agency editing:  Panaceas for poor people  General Caption #25
Tenant farmer drinking coffee at noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. See general caption number 20
Abandoned farmhouse in the Columbia Basin. The land of this farm is still used for dry land grain farming, but is operated on a lease. The original homesteader has left. [Washington], Grant County, one mile east of Quincy. See general caption number 35
Daughter of tenant farmer pouring coffee at noonday meal. Near Muskogee, Oklahoma. See general caption number 20

Daughter of tenant farmer pouring coffee at noonday meal. Near Muskoge...

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Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Marion County, near West Stayton, Oregon. See general caption number 46

Bean pickers' camp in grower's yard. No running water. Marion County, ...

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Idle men seated in shade on the other side of Pastime Cafe, three weeks before opening of Klamath Basin potato harvest. California, Siskiyou County, Tulelake. See general caption number 43
Bindle stiff, used to be logger. Side of Pastime Cafe. Idle three weeks before the opening of the Klamath Basin potato harvest. California, Siskiyou County, Tulelake. See general caption number 43

Bindle stiff, used to be logger. Side of Pastime Cafe. Idle three week...

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Close-up view of abandoned dry land farmhouse in Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, one mile east of Quincy. See general caption number 35
Picking pears. Pleasant Hill Orchards. Washington, Yakima Valley. See general caption number 34
The cleaning of the linters from seed is accomplished in several stages. This screening machine separates the cotton seed according to degree of delinting. Cotton seed oil mill. McLennan County, Texas. See caption number 34751-D

The cleaning of the linters from seed is accomplished in several stage...

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Character of roadside approaching Arnold farm. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 36
Daughter of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma, changing water in goldfish bowl. Refer to general caption number 20

Daughter of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma, changing water in g...

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Migratory bean pickers, came from Dakota. Oregon, Marion County, near West Stayton. See general caption number 46
Farm machinery left on abandoned dry land farm in Columbia Basin. Washington, Grant County, one mile east of Quincy. See general caption number 35
Farm women working on quilt. Near West Carlton, Yamhill County, Oregon. See general caption number 58

Farm women working on quilt. Near West Carlton, Yamhill County, Oregon...

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Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino, Washington. In the center of town. See general caption number 37

Western Washington, Thurston County, Tenino, Washington. In the center...

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Hop vine at picking time. Near Independence, Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45
South of Quincy, Grant County, Washington. Abandoned dry land farm in the Columbia Basin. See general caption number 35

South of Quincy, Grant County, Washington. Abandoned dry land farm in ...

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Hop picker, once Nebraska farm owner. Polk County, Oregon. See general caption number 45
Bulldozer in operation on the Nieman place. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader, Washington. See general caption number 41

Bulldozer in operation on the Nieman place. Western Washington, Lewis ...

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Bulldozer equipped with grader blade pushing over a stump. Western Washington, Lewis County, near Vader, Washington. See general caption number 41
Wife of tenant farmer living near Muskogee picking over tomatoes before peeling for canning. Refer to general caption number 20
Shows charater of the land in the hills surrounding Elma. Western Wasington, Grays Harbor County, three miles north of Elma. See general caption number 38

Shows charater of the land in the hills surrounding Elma. Western Wasi...

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Barnyard of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Refer to general caption number 20

Barnyard of tenant farmer near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Refer to general ca...

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Another cut-over farm located across the road from Kytta place. Note land planted in strawberries. Western Washington, Thurston County, Michigan Hill. See general caption number 36

Another cut-over farm located across the road from Kytta place. Note l...

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Picking pears. Pleasant Hill Orchards. Washington, Yakima Valley. See general caption number 34

Picking pears. Pleasant Hill Orchards. Washington, Yakima Valley. See ...

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