1940s

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Albert Varela
Albert Varela
Albert Varela picking apriocots in San Jose, California.
Corona Lumber Co.
Corona Lumber Co.
Corona Lumber Co. in November 1942, the year of the lumber freeze due to World War II.
Foothill Packing House
Foothill Packing House
(left to right) Frances Martinez and Anita Ramirez (Corral) learning to pack at the Foothill Packing House at Joy and the railroad tracks.
Foothill Ranch Company Party
Foothill Ranch Company Party
Aerial view in late 1930's to early 1940's of Foothill workers at Robert Willit's beach house in Corona Del Mar for the annual company party held for the workers.
Juan Rojo
Juan Rojo
Juan Rojo picking oranges at Orange Heights.
Leon C. Ortiz and Sons Tortilla Store
Leon C. Ortiz and Sons Tortilla Store
Leon A. Ortiz in the Leon C. Ortiz and Sons Tortilla store, located on North Main St. between 2nd and 3rd Streets.
Men Picking Fruit
Men Picking Fruit
Leo Riej, Bernabe, unknown, Carol, picking fruit.
Packing House
Packing House
Packing House. Back Row- Joaquin Flores Sr.
Quarry and Radio Station Transit Mix Co-workers
Quarry and Radio Station Transit Mix Co-workers
Large group of men (co-workers) of Quarry and Radio Station Transit Mix.
Rico Family
Rico Family
The Rico family and co-workers picking apricots at Schwabe Farm in Hemet.
Rico Family Picking Apricots
Rico Family Picking Apricots
(from left) Santos, Vera, Della, Bernadette, Jennie, Patty Rico with friends picking apricots in Hemet at Schwabe Farms. Apricots used to be picked and sun dried by hand. Apricots were cut in half and the halves were placed face up on the large trays which are stacked in this picture.
Women Citrus Packers
Women Citrus Packers
Women packing citrus. Lupe Flores is the third person from left to right.

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