Esperanza California Links

California:
http://www.museumca.org/picturethis/timeline/depression-era-1930s/migrant-farm-workers/info

http://migration.ucdavis.edu/rmn/more.php?id=788_0_6_0

http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/calcultures/ethnic_groups/subtopic3b.html

 

Alternative or additional resources:
S. Beth Atkin, Voices from the Fields: Children of Migrant Farmworkers Tell Their Stories (New York: Little, Brown, 2000), ISBN-13: 978-0316-056205, ISBN-10: 0316056200.

Scenes from movie The Grapes of Wrath, based on the book by John Steinbeck

 

 

Immigration from Mexico:
www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/mexican.html

www.pbs.org/kpbs/theborder/history/index.html

www.pbs.org/kpbs/theborder/history/timeline/17.html

 

 

The Great Depression:
newdeal.feri.org/eleanor/er2a.htm

newdeal.feri.org/eleanor/cvb0335.htm

www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-153-54463_18670_18793-53511–,00.html

www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/wwii/jb_wwii_subj.html

Esperanza Rising Links

Mexico: Government and Revolution Links

* General links via Library of Congress: www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=Mexico%20revolution&st=gallery

* Portrait of Porfirio Díaz: www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/cph.3a23261/

* Images of Mexico during the Carranza revolution against Huerta’s government (LOT 9563-16) http://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=LOT%209563-16&fi=number&op=PHRASE&va=exact&co!=coll&sg=true&st=gallery

* El Presidente Álvaro Obregón: http://academics.utep.edu/Portals/1719/Publications/MexicanRevolutionTimeline.pdf

* “Rebel Soldiers, Chihuahua, Mexico,” 1910–1920s: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/cph.3b47430/

* Diego Rivera, The Uprising (El levantamiento, 1931)—mural depicting historical class struggles in Mexico: http://www.1fmediaproject.net/2011/11/13/diego-rivera-murals-for-the-museum-of-modern-art-reunites-for-the-first-time-murals-the-artist-made-for-his-1931-moma-exhibition/

Mexico: Neighbor to the North Links

* General images from Library of Congress: www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=Mexico%201846

* U.S. Army soldiers and Mexican soldiers guarding the international border (International Street) at Nogales, Arizona, and Nogales, Sonora, during the Mexican Revolution (1910–1920): http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/c3/Nogales_Arizona_1910-1920.jpg

* U.S. and Mexico state line (1915) Getty Research Library: http://archives.getty.edu:30008/getty_images/digitalresources/mexico/jpegs/mex202.jpg

Mexico: Rich versus Poor

* Picture of working family in Mexico, 1913: http://runyon.lib.utexas.edu/r/RUN00000/RUN00000/RUN00048.JPG [Use with credit line] From the Robert Runyon Photograph Collection [image number 00048], courtesy of the Center for American History, the University of Texas at Austin.

* Diego Rivera, Sugar Plantation (Plantacíon de cañas de azúcar, 1931)—mural depicting landowner and workers (1920s Mexico): http://artfullyredone.com/diego-rivera/19986-sugar-plantationtealtenangomorelos1930-1931.html

* Diego Rivera, The Exploiters (Los explotadores, 1926)—depicts unequal relationship between Mexican field workers and wealthy landowners: http://www.diego-rivera-foundation.org/The-Exploiters-1926-large.html