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This article clipping is the continuation of another clipping. The article refers to the fact that ex-braceros from San Luis, Rio Colorado, Sonora were not counted in the negotiations for back wages. It was published February 7, 2006.

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This article clipping states that ex-braceros from San Luis, Rio Colorado, Sonora were not included in the negotiations for their back wages. This article was published in La Cronica on February 7, 2006 in Mexicali, Baja California.

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This article clipping states that Mexican officials have decided to give ex-braceros 100,000 pesos and not 38,000 as originally stated. The article was printed in "La Voz de la Frontera" on April 28, 2006.

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The photo's caption states that members of the organization, Alianza Bracero Proa, once again, gather in protest at Government Center. They are fighting for the money that was taken from their salary in the United States. The United States government stated that they handed over this money to the Mexican government at some point in the last century.

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This article clipping is about a protest Alianza Bracero Proa held in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico. The article was published on April 22, 2006.

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This article clipping explains that even though a year has passed since the ex-braceros began to organize, there has been no movement forward for them to receive any compensation. It also states that braceros from Puebla remember the Battle of Puebla on this day (May 5th, 2006). The article was published in "La Voz de la Frontera" newspaper under the "Nacional" section.

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This newspaper clipping states that braceros did not wish many government officials a Merry Christmas. They are disappointed with the fact that Mexican federal government only offered the braceros 38,000 pesos in compensation for back wages. They say that they will not accept anything less than 100,000 pesos for their 10%.

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This newspaper clipping is of ex-braceros marching down the streets of Mexicali asking to receive $100,000 per capita because of back wages.

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Back side of Manuel de Jesus Roman Gaxiola's Alianza Bracero ProA identification card

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Manuel de Jesus Roman Gaxiola's Alianza Bracero Proa identification card.

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Federico Navarro Duran received this missing documentation in Mexicali, Baja California in 2006 because he was missing some documents for his request of his 10%.

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This is the back of the alien laborer's identification card. It has the general information for Manuel Montes Robles. It states that it was issued to him on July 20, 1959 in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.

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Military service identification card issued to Antonio Molina Rodriguez on March 19, 1958.

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This military service identification card was issued to Antonio Molina Rodriguez on March 19, 1958 in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.

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Military service identification card issued to Antonio Molina Rodriguez on March 19, 1958.

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This notarized letter acknowledges the fact that Faustino Martinez worked as a bracero from 1957 to 1962. Two people signed as witnesses that he worked in both Imperial and San Joaquin Valley.

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This is a general registration form from the Mexican government to Faustino Martinez.

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Faustino Martinez received this missing documentation in Mexicali, Baja California in 2006 because he was missing some documents for his request of his 10%.

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This Alianza Bracero ProA membership card is for Raul Hernandez of Mexicali, Baja California.

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Burial certificate (backside) for Jose Guadalupe Santacruz Rangel stamped March 9, 1993.

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Burial Certificate for Jose Guadalupe Santacruz Rangel in Mexicali, Baja California.

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This Alianza Bracero ProA membership card is for Raul Hernandez of Mexicali, Baja California.

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Certificate of good conduct for J. Guadalupe Santacruz Rangel by the municipal court judge validating that he does not have a criminal record.

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This portion of a registration form was filled for Luis Figueroa Encinas with the help of Jesus M. Calles. In it, he outlines his personal information as well as the information of his children. It was filled out September 16, 2003.

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Luis Figueroa Encinas received this missing documentation in Mexicali, Baja California in 2006 because he was missing some documents for his request of his 10%.