Browse Items (10 total) Collection: Migrant Travels Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added Hooverville of Bakersfield, California. A rapidly growing community of people living rent-free on the edge of the town dump in whatever kind of shelter available. Approximately one thousand people now living here and raising children The Joad Family and Casey Back row: Left to Right- Casey (Matt Cheek), Pa (Hal Kohlman), Tom (John Brumley), Uncle John (Brent Weber), Rose of Sharon (Emily Frances Brown), and Al (Jeff Montague) Front Row: Left to Right- Granma (Sue Ellen Reiman), Granpa (Shawn Elmore), Ma… Eastern Oklahoma tenant farm home in drought area from which many families have emigrated Why We Come to California Here comes the dust-storm Watch the sky turn blue. You better git out quick Or it will smother you. Here comes the grasshopper, He comes a-jumpin' high. He jumps away across the state An' never bats an eye. Here comes the river it sure… Scrap Book 45-page scrap book by Charles Todd containing various newspaper clippings documenting the issues of the day, from migration, assimilation of the migrants into their new lives, and much more. Graves in mountain cemetery. Pie Town, New Mexico Child of migrant worker sitting on bed in tent home of cotton picking sacks, Harlingen, Texas Elmer Thomas, migrant to California, pouring oil into engine preparatory for departure to California. Oklahoma Wife and child of migrant worker, encamped near Winters, California. This is a proposed location of Resettlement Administration migrant camp [Untitled photo, possibly related to: Migratory worker at coop store gass station, FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp, Weslaco, Texas] Featured Item No featured items are available.