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Boycott National

Boycott National

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Poster advertising the boycott on Salinas Valley lettuce growers, 1970-1971.
Object Name
associated institution; direct
United Farm Workers
Associated Place
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
green; black (overall color)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 23 in x 17 1/2 in; 58.42 cm x 44.45 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
John A. Armendariz
Labor Unions
labor issues
History, Reform Movements, Economic Protest
Strikes and Boycotts
Mexican-Americans and/or Chicanos
Race Relations
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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