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Spokane named Sam Boyd in ceremonial dress, 1910.
Native American:

Spokane named Sam Boyd in ceremonial dress, Wellpinit, Washington, 1910. Eastern Washington State Historical Society. Reproduction Number: L92-86.33.

Cotton hoer near Clarksdale, MS.
African:

Cotton hoer near Clarksdale, Mississippi. Photograph by Dorothea Lange, June 1937. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number: LC-USF34-017276-C DLC (b&w film neg.)

Image of Gus Worke, a farmer who came from Germany.
German:

Gus Worke, a farmer who came from Germany 40 years ago, Southington, Conn. Photograph by Fenno Jacobs, 1944. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number: LC-USW361-802 DLC (color film copy slide)

Portrait of Mr. Knees, and Irish farmer.
Irish:

Portrait of Mr. Knees, an Irish farmer, and member of the board of directors of the Tri-County Farmers Co-op Market at Du Bois, Pennsylvania. His farm is near Penfield, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Jack Delano. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number: LC-USF34-041271-D DLC (b&w film neg.)

Mrs. Ole Tronsedth, Milton, North Dakota.
Scandinavian:

Mrs. Ole Tronsedth [sic], Milton, North Dakota. Photograph by John McCarthy, [189-?]. North Dakota State University Institute for Regional Studies. Fred Hultstrand History in Pictures Collection, NDIRS-NDSU, Fargo. Reproduction Number: Hult.455 (5x7 glass neg.) 2028.455.

Ricciardi family, Denver.
Italian:

Ricciardi family Denver. [between 1910 and 1925] Western History/Genealogy Department, Denver Public Library, 10 W. 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver, Colorado 80204. Reproduction Number: X-21662.

Nyssa, Oregon mobile camp - Japanese American farm worker.
Japanese:

Nyssa, Oregon. FSA (Farm Security Administration) mobile camp. Japanese-American farm worker. Photograph by Russell Lee, July, 1942. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number: LC-USF34-073712-E DLC (b&w film neg.)

Young Latin-American girl, Robstown, Texas.
Mexican:

Young Latin-American girl. FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp, Robstown, Texas. Photograph by Arthur Rothstein, January 1942. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number: LC-USF34-024830-D DLC (b&w film neg.)

Sing Lee Silver Cliff, CO laundryman.
Chinese:

Sing Lee Silver Cliff, Colo laundryman / M. Lowe photographer Cliff Studio Silver Cliff, Colorado. Photograph by Minnie Lowe, [between 1890 and 1910]. Western History/Genealogy Department, Denver Public Library, 10 W. 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver, Colorado 80204. Reproduction Number: X-21656.

Don Luis Quinones, member of an old Puerto Rican family.
Cuban/Puerto Rican:

Guanica, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Don Luis Quinones, member of an old Puerto Rican family. His house was used as headquarters by the American forces of occupation in the Spanish-American War. He is the father of a FSA (Farm Security Administration) supervisor. Photograph by Jack Delano, January 1942. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Reproduction Number:LC-USF34-047961-D DLC (b&w film neg.)

Russian Molokan psalm leader.
Polish/Russian:

Russian Molokan psalm leader, portrait, photograph. Photograph by Sidney Robertson Cowell, September 14, 1938. Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number: AFC 1940/001: P158.