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  • All fields: 1936-04-10
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    • Migrant shack

    • Dwellings; Huts
    • Shack from a community of shacks, located in a subdivided orchard. These shacks had no running water and were rented to workers as permanent homes with rents of $7.00 to $12.00/month. Note the potatoes being stored under the house and the trailer...
    • Migrant shack

    • Dwellings; Huts
    • Shack, located in a subdivided orchard. These shacks, which had no running water, were rented to workers as permanent homes, with rents of $7.00 to $12.00/month.
    • Migrant from Oklahoma

    • Dwellings; Huts
    • Former Osage County, Oklahoma deputy sheriff in front of shack, for which he paid $7.00/month: 'I was raised in a time when every man hepped himself and the lord hepped him. Now I haven't made $5.00 since [1939 11 16]. I've raised and matched 6...
    • Migrant worker house

    • Dwellings; Huts
    • A newly built windowless house in one of four quickly growing communities on the outskirts of town. These were built for agricultural workers who were on and off relief. The 45ft. by 120ft. lots sold for $400.00 ($12.00 down payment, $6.00/month @...
    • Arvin Farm Labor Camp

    • Agricultural laborers; Camps
    • Arvin Co-op Store and Gasoline Station, at the entrance to Farm Security Administration Arvin Farm Labor Camp ('Weedpatch'). This store was started 12/15/1939 by 60 camp members who each contributed 1 dollar to get it started.
    • Migrant worker

    • Dwellings; Huts
    • A woman standing behind a screen door in community of shacks, located in a subdivided orchard. These shacks, which had no running water, were rented to workers as permanent homes, with rents of $7.00 to $12.00/month.

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