Poster, Si Se Puede Boycott Lettuce and Grapes


Cesar Chavez continued to keep the sweatshop conditions of farm labor in the nation’s eye as he organized the United Farm Workers of America during the 1960s. This UFW poster urged consumers to show their support for the UFW by refusing to buy lettuce and grapes.

Associated Institution: United Farm Workers

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: History, Reform Movements, Economic ProtestLatinoHispanicsStrikes and BoycottsLabor UnionsRace Relations


See more items in: Political History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform, Sweatshops


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1977.0660.08Accession Number: 1977.0660Catalog Number: 1977.0660.08

Object Name: Poster

Measurements: overall: 25 1/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 64.135 cm x 50.165 cm


Record Id: nmah_518598

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