Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: A - Z Collections

  • All fields: towns
(134 results)



Display: 20

    • Leadfield

    • Deserts; Ghost towns;
    • Slide shows a sign for the ghost town of Leadfield. The sign reads: "Leadfield. This was a mining boom town founded on wild and distorted advertising. 300 hopeful people swarmed here and a post office was established in August, 1926. In February...
    • Leadfield

    • Deserts; Ghost towns; Abandoned buildings; Men
    • Slide shows two abandoned buildings of the ghost town of Leadfield. A man is walking in the direction of the lower building, which was once the town post office.
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Streets; Strikes; Cotton pickers
    • Men are gathered in front of entrance to the R. E. Roberts store during the Pixley Cotton Strike. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California involved in the San Joaquin cotton strike, a labor...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Streets; Strikes; Cotton pickers; Firearms
    • Farmers with guns crouch behind cars, waiting for the Pixely strike crowd to cross over to Union Hall. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California involved in the San Joaquin cotton strike, a...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike Camp

    • Cotton Pickers; Strike
    • Several men seated at and around a table with a canopy over it. A sign posted reads "Todo los trabajodoros... Tal como nos Autoriza N. R. A. 100%... Oficina del Campo de la Union" In 1933, Corcoran was one of the towns in California involved in the...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Strikes; Cotton Pickers; Firearms
    • One of eight strikers shot by Farmer's Protective Association members in front of union hall. Two of the strikers were killed. Blood appears to be on ground below injured striker. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Cotton Pickers; Strike; Camps
    • In a Pixley Cotton Strike camp with women and children in an eating area. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California involved in the San Joaquin cotton strike, a labor action by agricultural...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Cotton Pickers; Strikes
    • Pixley Cotton Strike leader Pat Chambers and two other men. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California involved in the San Joaquin cotton strike, a labor action by agricultural workers seeking...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Cotton pickers; Strikes
    • A line of men, possibly farm owners, next to a long line of policemen. It would appear a confilct between to the to groups is about to break out. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Cotton pickers; Strikes; Public speaking
    • Two middle aged men in suits stand on the back of a truck about to address the crowd. Pixley is a town in Tulare County, California. In 1933, Pixley was one of the towns in California involved in the San Joaquin cotton strike, a labor action by...
    • 1933 Pixely Cotton Strike

    • Agricultural laborers; Cotton pickers; Strikes; Camps
    • An overview of camp of evicted cotton strikers. The Circo Azteca stage is to left. This is the group that, in part, inspired Steinbeck to write Of Mice and Men as a play so that everyday workers would have access to his work. Corcoranis a town in...
    • Women's clothing store

    • Stores & shops; Clothing stores; Dresses; Shirts; Christmas decorations;
    • Dresses and blouses in a women's clothing store, possibly during the Christmas shopping season. Small Christmas trees with ornaments are throughout the store. A blouse on the counter has a price tag that reads "Merry Christmas, $2.98." Fitting...
    • Mode O'Day dress shop

    • Stores & shops; Clothing stores; Dresses;
    • Interior of a Mode O'Day dress shop. Dresses line the racks. There is a loveseat. Fitting rooms, with curtains for privacy, are located between racks of dresses. A sign above the dresses reads: "To promote your charm, wear a Mode o' Day frock....
    • India and imperialism.

    • Pamphlets
    • The pamphlet describes the social, economic, and political oppressions in India in the 1970's and criticizes the government's repressive measures by examining the state's capitalist development that was dependent on Western imperialist nations.

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK