Braceros in Oregon Photograph Collection

Pea harvest operations

Title
Pea harvest operations
LC Subject
Mexican American agricultural laborers Harvesting Harvesting machinery Peas
Photographer
Howdyshell, Bus
Description
For cannery pea harvesting operations in Umatilla county, Mexican labor was a major factor in the successful harvesting operations. Note the 12 pea viners in operation, with trucks bringing in cannery peas from the surrounding fields.
Work Type
photographs
Location
Umatilla County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest
Date
1943
Identifier
P120:1271
Rights
In Copyright
Rights Statement
Permission to use must be obtained from OSU Archives.
Local Collection Name
Extension and Experiment Station Communications Photograph Collection, 1912-1997 (P 120)
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Set
Braceros in Oregon Photograph Collection OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Oregon Multicultural Archives
Primary Set
Braceros in Oregon Photograph Collection
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2004-03-17
Modified
2012-01-19