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United Farm Worker's flyer boycotting Safeway, September 5 1973
United Farm Worker's flyer boycotting Safeway, September 5 1973
TitleUnited Farm Worker's flyer boycotting Safeway, September 5 1973
CreatorUnited Farm Workers; AFL-CIO
DescriptionThe flyer attempts to round up support to eliminate poverty and child labor with the creation of the Farm Workers Union. The flyer states that the objective of the union is to improve the working conditions, wages for work on farms, better health standards, and other benefits. The "No on Safeway" campaign was an effort in response to Safeway's boycott on lettuce picked by members of the Farm Workers Union. The flyer encourages a general boycott of the Safeway grocery chain.
Date1973
SubjectMexican Americans; Yakima (Washington); Yakima County; Migrant agricultural laborers; Children; Boycotts; Protest movements; Agricultural industries; Agriculture; Grocery stores; Labor unions; United Farm Workers Union
TypeEphemera; Fliers (Printed matter)
CoverageUnited States--Washington (State)--Yakima--Yakima
Collection SourceS 1991.36.48
IdentifierEPH-A 331.8925 Uh3f 1973
RepositoryWashington State Historical Society
http://www.wshs.org/
ContributorsWashington State University Vancouver Information Services
http://www.vancouver.wsu.edu/vis/infoserv.htm
Project Identifierwsuvt0984
LanguageEnglish
Physical Description8 1/2 in. x 11in.
FormatOriginal images were scanned as 300 dpi TIFF files on a Microtek 9600XL scanner. 72 dpi JPEG files were then added to the CONTENT database at the WSU Libraries.
RightsTo order a print or request permission to publish or exhibit, please contact the Washington State Historical Society Special Collections, 315 North Stadium Way, Tacoma, WA 98403. 253/798-5914.
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