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Mexican "Bracero" Blythe, California

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

These two colored slides show a Mexican "Bracero" in a lettuce field near Blythe, California. The "bracero" was a farm laborer from Mexico contracted on a temporary basis during World War II between the Mexican and the United States governments to assist with labor shortage in the U.S. After the war the "Bracero Program", as it was commonly referred to, continued among the two countries until formally ending in 1964.

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Mexican "Bracero", Blythe, California

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

This colored slide shows a Mexican "Bracero" holding a head of lettuce in the fields near Blythe, California. The "bracero" was a farm laborer from Mexico contracted on a temporary basis during World War II, between the Mexican and the United States governments to assist with the labor shortage in the United States. After the war the "Bracero Program", as it was commonly referred to, continued among the two countries until formally ending in 1964.

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Wheat harvest, Sedgwick, Kansas

These two black and white photographs show harvest scenes in Sedgwick, Kansas. In the first image a group of men and women have gathered around a bundle of wheat, while the second photograph shows two woman and a gentleman gathered around a McCormick reaper.

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Harvesting turnips

This photograph shows a group of people harvesting turnips at an unidentified location.

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Plowing a field in Sheridan County, Kansas

These photographs show two views of Floyd Karnes plowing with a three-bottom plow on his farm in the south Solomon River Valley, six miles west of Studley, Kansas, Sheridan County.

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Seeding Hubbard squash, M.G. Lee's farm, Finney County, Kansas

Wolf, Henry L. 1850-1924

The photograph shows men and children seeding Hubbard squash on M.G. Lee's farm in Finney County, Kansas.

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The Zirkle and Goss families, Finney County, Kansas

The photograph shows the Zirkle and Goss families, posing around an automobile for a group photo.

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Fairgrounds, Finney County Fair, Finney County, Kansas

Photograph showing a view of the Finney County Fair, in Finney County, Kansas.

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Mary Leona Butler interview, Offerle, Kansas

Butler, Mary Leona (Erickson)

This transcript of an interview with Mary Leona Butler is part of an oral history project entitled "Patterns of Change, Edwards County, Kansas 1950-1970" conducted by the Kinsley Public Library. The project was supported by a Kansas Humanities Council Heritage Grant. Butler talks of her family, education, and her memories of the Edwards County community.

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W. J. Evans' Ash Grove farm in Gove County, Kansas

This is a photograph of Ash Grove farm owned by W. J. Evans. It was located near Grainfield, Kansas. It shows a house and several other buildings. Visible in the photograph is a windmill. The young girl is unidentified. The landscaping around the house is fairly extensive.

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