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UFW Work Department Records

... Date:  1969-1975 The National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) was founded in 1962. In 1966 it affiliated with the Agricultural Workers Committee to form the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee (UFWOC). In 1973, the UFWOC became the ...

Abstracts - drice - 10/08/2012 - 11:38 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Robert Lopez Papers

... Date:  1971-1987 Robert Lopez served as a United Auto Workers (UAW) International Union Delegate. Mr. Lopez’s papers reflect his ... KB (Labor movement, Labor unions, Migrant farm workers, Radicalism, UAW, UFW) ...

Abstracts - abarker - 01/11/2011 - 12:04 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Michigan AFL-CIO Records

... rights, COPE, election campaigns, equal rights for women, farm labor and farmers' unions, federal wage and hours legislation, FEPC, Ford ... UAW, unemployment and workmen's compensation legislation, United Way, use of prisoners of war in the Michigan lumber industry, and ...

Abstracts - drice - 01/30/2017 - 17:40 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Elaine Graves Papers

... Elaine Graves served on the staffs of both the United Farm Workers and the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal ...

Abstracts - drice - 01/05/2011 - 15:00 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Don Watson Papers

... he joined the Five-Dollar-a-Month Club in support of the farm workers organizing drive that was founded by members from ILWU Local 10. ... with the ILWU Local 34, and specifically with the United Farm Workers Union’s strikes and boycotts of the 1960s and 1970s. ...

Abstracts - kschmeling - 05/08/2014 - 14:08 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

UFW Minnesota Boycott: Minneapolis Office Records

... was part of a nationwide series of boycotts that the United Farm Workers of America spearheaded during the mid 1960s and 1970s. These ...

Abstracts - kschmeling - 12/16/2013 - 16:41 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

UFW New Jersey Boycott: Jersey City Office Records

... Date:  1968-1972 The records of the United Farm Workers Jersey City Boycott Office describe their attempts to limit the ...

Abstracts - drice - 07/12/2016 - 13:14 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

UFW Office of the President: Arturo Rodriguez Records

... 1976-1996 Arturo Rodriguez became president of the United Farm Workers (UFW) in 1993 upon the death of Cesar Chavez, co-founder and ...

Abstracts - drice - 04/08/2013 - 14:43 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Mark Sharwood Papers

... Mark Sharwood was as a full time volunteer for the United Farm Workers from 1976 until 1982. He worked towards passing Proposition 14, ...

Abstracts - drice - 04/13/2011 - 12:38 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

David Burciaga Papers

... 1957-1970 David Burciaga worked with many farm worker movement leaders, including Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta and ... capacities, from the 1950s to the 1980s. He served as the United Farm Workers’ top contract negotiator, working with both farm workers ...

Abstracts - kschmeling - 12/17/2013 - 10:10 - 0 comments - 1 attachment