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United Farm Workers of America march to gain public support for their union and a boycott of non-union grapes, Columbia, Maryland to Washington DC, 1970

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Summary:This is a photo of the United Farm Workers of America members and supporters marching to gain public support for their union and a boycott of non-union grapes. The marchers pull a "liberty" bell donated by the Britain's Transport and General Workers Union. The march went from Columbia, Maryland to Washington D.C. in 1970.
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Washington (D.C.)
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Washington DC
Topical subjects:United Farm Workers of America
AFL-CIO
labor
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Photographic Print Collection
  • series Series 1 - Subject Files - SubSeries 1 - Photographs, 1890-1993
  • box Box 10
  • folder Folder 7
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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