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[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

Ditch of the Malakoff, battery gervais and rear of the redan / W. Simpson del. ; J. Needham, lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Ditch of the Bastion du Mât / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Antietam, Maryland. Ditch with bodies of soldiers on right wing used as a rifle pit by Confederates

Petersburg, Virginia. Earthworks in front of Petersburg. (The 27 foot ditch at Fort Gilmer, Guard against Federal mines)

Ditch and abattis (i.e. abatis) in front of Fort Sedgewick (i.e. Sedgwick)

Jeff's Race for the Last Ditch!

The last ditch polka d'accacia / drawn & engd. by H.F. Greene, Boston.

Hydraulic Mining--The Ditch, Yuba County

Bear River, Dam and Ditch, Placer County

The "last ditch" of the democratic party

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Group of men with horses building the Middle Loup irrigation ditch.

Jackson Ranch - Irrigating alfalfa; from the ditch to the check

Irrigation ditch east of Cozad, Nebraska

Irrigation ditch east of Cozad, Nebraska

Carr Mill on Lake Doris on the Middle Loup Rivers at West Union, Nebraska, on the ditch taken out for mill race.

Battle of Juarez, Insurrectos on irrigation ditch

[With the U.S. troops in Mexico--black soldiers digging a ditch for rain water to flow off]

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

[Laurel Ditch, La Cabaña Fortress, Havana, Cuba]

Potomac Electric Power Co. miscellaneous. Ditch digging machine

League of Nations Malaria Investigation Committee to India. A concrete-lined ditch which was the type of open ditch in which the anopheles minimus mosquito would not breed in this section of India

League of Nations Malaria Investigation Committee to India. A stone-lined ditch, a method proved ineffective in preventing breeding of anopheles minimus. Vegetation sprang up quickly in the cracks between the rocks and in this vegetation minimus was breeding

Pilot. "A" boss is shown here instructing a transient worker in ditch digging at "Tugwelltown," the government-owned project started in Maryland near the District of Columbia. 10/15/35

Opening the gate that allows water to flow into the field from irrigation ditch. New Mexico

Main flood and drainage ditch of Savannah River migratory waterfowl refuge, biological survey project near Savannah, Georgia. This ditch served when area produced rice until 1895, when rice prices fell and tropical storm damaged field and walls

Sanitary facilities for migratory workers. Ditch bank camp. Squatters near Arvin, Kern County, California

Old drainage ditch in Savannah River delta, now in area of Savannah River migratory waterfowl refuge, biological survey project. Near Savannah, Georgia

Digging a ditch to catch the water from the melting snow. The aridity of this land and complete absence of water supply make such efforts necessary. Taos land use project, New Mexico

Main street of town. Shows irrigation ditch. Escalante, Utah

Opening the gate that allows water to flow into the field from irrigation ditch. New Mexico

Irrigation ditch along the road. Imperial Valley, California

Ditch bank housing for Mexican field workers. Imperial Valley, California

Ditch bank camp for migrant agricultural workers. California

Ditch bank housing for Mexican field workers. Imperial Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Drought refugee living in a ditch bank camp. Imperial County, California

Ditch bank housing for Mexican field workers. Imperial Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Ditch bank housing for Mexican field workers. Imperial Valley, California

Irrigation ditch alongside the road. Imperial Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Attempting to dislodge wagon from ditch near La Forge, Missouri

Southeast Missouri Farms Project. Drainage ditch

Southeast Missouri Farms Project. Constructing drainage ditch on the project

Irrigation ditch typical of western Nebraska

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

Black Bayou ditch in Bird's Point, New Madrid Fuse Plug Levee District

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Wagonload of firewood crossing ditch, La Forge, Missouri

Southeast Missouri Farms Project. Drainage ditch

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

Southeast Missouri Farms Project. Drainage ditch

Migrant cotton picker's child who lives in a tent in the government camp instead of along the highway or in a ditch bank. Shafter Camp for migrants, California

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

Southeast Missouri Farms Project. Drainage ditch

Migrant cotton picker's child who lives in a tent in the government camp instead of along the highway or in a ditch bank. Shafter Camp for migrants, California

Cherry orchards, farm lands and irrigation ditch at Emmett, Idaho

Opening gate in irrigation ditch. Fairfield Bench Farms, Montana

Ditch digger, Seminole oil field, Oklahoma

Cherry orchards, farm lands and irrigation ditch at Emmett, Idaho

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Early stage in digging the seepage ditch in the Old Fort area

Irrigation ditch. Fairfield Bench Farms, Montana

Mr. Johnson, FSA (Farm Security Administration) client with part interest in cooperative well, using a makeshift dam of tumbleweeds and board in order to divert water from irrigation ditch to field, Syracuse, Kansas

Water running from pipe into irrigation ditch. La Pryor, Texas

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway. A village street along the Burma road with a ditch running down the center. The anopheles minimus mosquito will not breed in this dirty water

Privy alongside irrigation and drainage ditch for agricultural workers. Homestead, Florida

Cherry orchards and irrigation ditch, Emmett, Idaho

Grower's camp for pickers on large pea ranch along ditch bank. Growers' camps in Imperial Valley and elsewhere have been much improved this year largely because of influence of Farm Security Administion (FSA) migrant camp program. Near Calipatria, Imperial Valley, California

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Staking out and starting a seepage ditch in the Old Fort area

Mrs. Bartheloma hauls water from irrigation ditch. Nyssa Heights, Malheur County, Oregon

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. The main drainage ditch for the irrigated rice fields. A small village lies behind the bamboo trees in the background

Mrs. Bartheloma dipping water from irrigation ditch for home use. Haul drinking water from town four miles over rough road. Nyssa Heights, Malheur County, Oregon

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma Highway, Chefang Valley, China. Bamboo "pipe" kept in a ditch to keep it wet for later use

Negro migrant agricultural workers' quarters by irrigation and drainage ditch near Belle Glade, Florida

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Small irrigation ditch in the rice fields formerly had anopheles minimus mosquitoes breeding in pockets all along it. It has been rechanneled, as indicated by the new mud piled up on both sides. But the cattle have already trampled it; vegetation is growing in the cattle tracks and minimus are starting to breed in it again. The ditch had to be dusted with Paris green

Home of family from Oklahoma now living at Dead Ox Flat, Malheur County, Oregon. Note irrigation ditch. They haul their drinking water from town

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma Highway, Chefang Valley, China. Drainage ditch from rice field. Minimus will breed along either bank where the water is moving, but not in pools where water vegetation grows

Irrigation ditch. Irrigated land on right, Mexican housing on left. San Juan, Texas

Mr. Johnson, FSA (Farm Security Administration) client with part interest in cooperative well using a makeshift dam of tumbleweeds and board in order to divert water from irrigation ditch to field, Syracuse, Kansas

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Ditch digging in the mud, a slow process

Washington, Yakima Valley. Hop yard, shows poles, wires, irrigation ditch and hop vine, three weeks before picking time

Migrant potato pickers' shacks near irrigation ditch. Rio Grande County, Colorado

Cherry orchards, farm lands and irrigation ditch at Emmett, Idaho

Ditch digging gang, Seminole oil field, Oklahoma

Young family on ditch bank, waiting to enter farm family labor camp (FSA - Farm Security Administration). They came from North Dakota, have young baby. "Two years in this kind of work." Merrill, Klamath County, Oregon

Condition of crossing over ditch. Mules' shack in background on temporary farmstead. Transylvania Project, Louisiana. Until recently this was occupied by Negro sharecropper

Public Health Serive Investigation Commission to the China-Burma higway, Chefang Valley, China. Long straight ditch the morning after it had been dug. The soil is so soft that the walls shift in one night whenever there is action by small springs

Building lateral irrigation ditch. El Indio, Texas

Negro migrant agricultural workers' quarters by irrigation and drainage ditch near Belle Glade, Florida

Building lateral irrigation ditch. El Indio, Texas

Irrigation ditch near Eagle Pass, Texas

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma Highway, Chefang Valley, China. Knee deep in mud. Ditches across the seepage area carry water direct to main drainage ditch

Irrigation ditch, showing drop in canal. Dead Ox Flat, Malheur County, Oregon. General caption number 67-1

Irrigation ditch on the Logan River, Cache County, Utah

Farmer using sacking to bank irrigation ditch. Placer County, California. He is from Oklahoma

Water in lateral irrigation ditch. Maricopa County, Arizona. Citrus fruit and vegetables are the main crop