Button: Non-violence is our strength
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, Agricultural workers, Farms, Labor movements, Leaders
Individuals or Organizations MentionedCesar Chavez
Buttons Collection, 1930s-1990s (artificial collection). Button: Non-violence is our strength: Button_b04_A12_JoLo_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Oct 2019.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library and Archives