Collection:
San Luis Takes its Place in Arizona's History: The Migrant Worker Experience

Published by Yuma County (AZ) Library District

This collection of oral histories and photographs provides insight into a part of the history of Yuma County, Arizona that has been overlooked. The interviewees are Mexicans and Anglo-Americans who settled in the southern towns of Yuma County, primarily in San Luis. They came to farm the land as Braceros, migrant field workers, and homesteaders and they stayed to play an important role in the history and development of Arizona..

Migrant Farm Worker Packing Cauliflower in San Luis, Arizona

 

Migrant Farm Worker Packing Cauliflower in San Luis, Arizona