|I migrated to the West myself. I was pushed off the farm for a number of contributing causes; I went to Arizona and California and there the wages for cotton picking was so low that we formed ourselves in a group and finally got in touch with the labor organization, the United Canners Agricultural, Packing and Allied Workers of America >>more...>>
Title: Testimony of Otis Nation, Director, O.T.F.U.
Author: Nation, Otis
Source: U. S. Congress. House. Select Committee to Investigate the Interstate Migration of Destitute Citizens. Interstate Migration. Hearings… (Washington: GPO, 1940-41), p. 2104.
Date: September 19, 1940
Publisher: Tolan Committee Hearings
- Agricultural Labor
- Internal Migration
- Labor Unions
- Oklahoma Tenant Farmers' Union