Button: Boycott grapes, Viva la causa
Buttons Collection, 1930s-1990s (artificial collection)
Button supporting the labor strike by the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee and the United Farm Workers against grape growers in California that began on September 8, 1965, and lasted more than five years. The strike was ultimately successful due to grassroots efforts including boycotts, non-violent resistence, community organizing and marches.
Activism, Activists, Agricultural workers, Farms
Individuals or Organizations MentionedAgricultural Workers Organizing Committee
, United Farm Workers
Buttons Collection, 1930s-1990s (artificial collection). Button: Boycott grapes, Viva la causa: Button_b03_D2_JoLo_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Jun 2019.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
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