Category Archives: Braceros

Extension Service Photograph Collection

Take some time to check our new collection guide for the Extension Service Photograph Collection! These pictures document Extension programs, activities, and staff throughout Oregon. The bulk of this collection relates to the three traditional Extension programmatic areas (agriculture, home … Continue reading

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Terra story featuring the University Archives

“A Bracero’s Story: Farm labor is a family affair” “It started with Salvador, the patriarch. In 1959, he left his wife and children near Guadalajara, Mexico, to work the fields of California. Salvador Castillo was a Bracero — one of … Continue reading

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