Security Administration Photos - Voices of
the Dustbowl: The Migrant Worker Collection 1940-1941. Click on "The
Migrant Experience" for a history and overview of the California "Okie" camps.
in the Fields - Dedicated to The Fight in
the Fields, a PBS documentary about César Chávez,
the United Farm Workers and the Chicano labor movement.
Past, Migrant Present: 30 Years - pays tribute
to our nation's migrant farmworkers, to the agricultural enterprises
that employ them and to the Geneseo Migrant Center's 30 years of
outreach in service to them.
Archives and Records Administration - Lewis Hine Photographs -
Photographs of Lewis Hine: Documentation of Child Labor. Lesson
plans, correlated to the National History Standards, provide
background on the investigative photographer Lewis Hine, and
an overview of child labor during the early twentieth century.
The site includes teaching activities and a photograph analysis
work sheet. Additional photos of children working on farms in Falmouth,
Massachusetts, in 1911 can be found by using the NAIL Standard
Search. Enter the keywords "Lewis Hine" and "Falmouth."
Un hogar Lejano / A Distant Home - This documentary web site features stories from 2009 interns and farmworkers with the Student Action with Farmworkers program. These stories, entitled 'Un Hogar Lejano/A Distant Home' tell the meaning of home here and away, through photographs and oral histories.
Geneseo Migrant Center, 3 Mt. Morris-Leicester Road, Leicester, NY 14481
(585) 658-7960 - (800) 245-5681