Poster, Si Se Puede Boycott Lettuce and Grapes

Poster, Si Se Puede Boycott Lettuce and Grapes

Description
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.
Object Name
Poster
associated institution
United Farm Workers
Measurements
overall: 25 1/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 64.135 cm x 50.165 cm
ID Number
1977.0660.08
accession number
1977.0660
catalog number
1977.0660.08
subject
History, Reform Movements, Economic Protest
Latino
Hispanic
Mexican-Americans and/or Chicanos
Strikes and Boycotts
Labor Unions
Race Relations
See more items in
Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Sweatshops
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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