Dust Bowl Migration Archives Photograph Collection – Migrant Life

Pea pickers' camp, Calipatria, Imperial Valley, California
Pea pickers’ camp, Calipatria, Imperial Valley, California

Pear picker, Calipatria, California
Pear picker, Calipatria, California

Pregnant woman, Kern County, California
Pregnant woman, Kern County, California

Migrant woman
Arkansas Mother Migrated for a New Start
LC-USF-34-018661-C

Near Bakersfield, California
Near Bakersfield, California

Florence Thompson, Nipomo, California
Florence Thompson, Nipomo, California
LC-USF-34-009097-C

Drought refugees
Drought refugees

Young migrant, Kern County, California
Young migrant, Kern County, California

Young refugee, Imperial Valley, California
Young refugee, Imperial Valley, California
LC-USF-34-17535-ZE

Migrant worker, California
Migrant worker, California

Migrants in California
Migrants in California

Migrant family, Placer County, California
Migrant family, Placer County, California

Migrant grandmother, Kern County, California
Migrant grandmother, Kern County, California

Citrus worker, Tulare, California
Citrus worker, Tulare, California

Potato picker, Shafter, California
Potato picker, Shafter, California

Drought refugees (2)
Drought refugees (2)

Tubercular migrant, Kern County, California
Tubercular migrant, Kern County, California

Oklahoma mother, near Fresno, California
Oklahoma mother, near Fresno, California

Migrant children
Migrant children

In a migrant camp, California
In a migrant camp, California

Morning service
Morning service

Near Shafter, California
Near Shafter, California

Florence Thompson and her children, Nipomo, California
Florence Thompson and her children, Nipomo, California
LC-US-763-58355