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Cotton fields in North Carolina

An historic labor contract worked out with the help of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee has given some immigrant farm workers in North Carolina better pay and a voice in the living and working conditions that have long subjected laborers like them to indignities and hazards most Americans would never tolerate. This series of pictures was shot at the camps where the workers live, on the grounds of the North Carolina Growers Association (the organization with which the contract was worked out), and in the FLOC office.

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