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Field Cultivation

Date: 1967 

Description: Migrant laborers hoe a cucumber field by hand. There is one worker in the foreground and two others in the background. Rows of seedlings extend across the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of a truck and flatbed trailer transporting beehives at Henry's Honey Farm. The truck is parked on a road among an open fields lined by trees. Th...

Photograph

Wedding Party

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Wedding party posed in front of the Edward Lindner home.

Date: 1966 

Description: A sign stapled to a tree on a labor camp that says "No trespassing/Visitors will be prosecuted under Section 943.13, Wis. State." This sign was typically u...

Date:  

Description: Several farmers posing with a very large haystack. A man identified as "Uncle Dave" is standing on top of the hay.

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Otto Lindner

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Otto Lindner in bachelor "digs" at rooming house.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Brick school building.

Date: 1966 

Description: Close-up portrait of a migrant farm worker listening to speeches at an Oberos Unidos (United Workers) pre-march rally at Waushara Courthouse. The march was...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Orlando Mathews home with family on front porch. Mathews was a Civil War veteran, later serving as county treasurer of Adams County.

Date: 1967 

Description: Jesus Salas, right, is the leader of Obreros Unidos (United Workers), a Chicano migrant workers' rights group started in the 1960s for the improvement of w...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Members of the Davies and Thomas families pose with two horses at James E. Davies' farm on Highway A, west of K.

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Lindner Family

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lindner family on porch steps of the Edward Lindner home.

Date: 1966-08-15 

Description: Father Michael Garrigan in the background wearing a white robe and glasses holding 8 a.m. mass at St. Joseph's Church with 30 marchers before a Obreros Uni...

Photograph

Migrant Workers

Date:  

Description: Three men sitting on sacks and taking a break from their work in the field.

Date: 1967 

Description: At the center stands Father Antonio Gonzales, a former migrant worker from Rio Grande City, Texas, who is visiting his parents in Wautoma. In 1966, he led...

Date: 1968 

Description: Two men are riding on a cucumber harvesting machine called the "Pickle Harvester" as labeled on the center between two lights. The man on the right, wearin...

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Otto Lindner

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Otto Lindner standing in front of a rooming house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four men prepare pine tree seedlings for planting in an open field. One man drives a small tractor, while two men stand behind. Another man sits on a tree...

Date: 1967 

Description: On the left, Bill Smith, administrative assistant for Obreros Unidos (United Workers), the Wisconsin migrant farm workers' union. On the right, Mark Erenbe...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Waushara County Court House. There is a statue in the foreground and homes in the background.

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