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Poster, United Farm Workers

Poster, United Farm Workers

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Description
UFW leader Cesar Chavez organized a nationwide boycott against California grape growers demanding higher wages and better living and working conditions for migrant farm workers.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
poster
date made
mid 1960s
depicted
Chavez, Cesar
affiliated union
Lithographers and Photoengravers International Union
maker
Lithographers and Photoengravers International Union
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
referenced
United States: California
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
dark blue (overall color)
light blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 17 1/2 in x 23 in; 44.45 cm x 58.42 cm
ID Number
1996.0250.02
catalog number
1996.0250.02
accession number
1996.0250
Credit Line
Smithsonian
subject
Protest
Farming
Strikes and Boycotts
Wine
Labor Unions
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Political and Military History: Political History, Labor History Collection
Agriculture
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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