Farm Worker Flyers Collection SC2009.1

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA, 91768
(909) 869-3109
nmzagami@csupomona.edu
August 2009


Title: Farm Worker Flyers Collection
Identifier/Call Number: SC2009.1
Contributing Institution: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 Linear feet 1 legal sized document storage box
Date (inclusive): 1968-1975
Shelf Location: Cal Poly Pomona Special Collections stack shelves.
Collection Description: Contains an assortment of farm worker related leaflets, flyers, forms and other ephemera, some from the United Farm Workers union.

History

After receiving the United Farm Workers Clippings Collection in 2006 from UFW staff member Dolores Velasco, the library made an effort to further build related holdings by using HSI grant funds to purchase additional farm worker ephemera.

Scope and Content

The collection includes leaflets and newspapers relating to the United Farm Workers. The pieces span from 1968 to 1975. The majority of pieces are dated circa 1972.

Arrangement

Order is miscellaneous.
The ephemera is stored in one legal size document storage box.

Related Collections

The United Farm Worker Clippings Collection SC2007.1.
Many related books and materials can be found in the Wine Industry Collection individually cataloged and shelved in Special Collections, including El Malcriado (Spec Coll HD1525 M34). See also the collection of UFW posters and the 1969 Grape Boycott poster filed in the Wine Collection flat files.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Agricultural laborers
United Farm Workers Union

 

Box 1 SC2009.1

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box Leaflet - Si La Raza No Para A Nixon, Nixon Aplastara a La Raza Unless La Raza Stops Nixon, Nixon Will Stomp La Raza (1969) Newspaper - NO on Proposition 22 - Assembly Committeee Hearings - Fraud on Prop. 22 exposed - California Citizens' "NO on Proposition 22" Committee (October 1972) Leaflet- Justice For Farm Workers - Vote NO on Prop.22 (Fall 1972) (2 copies) Leaflet- Boycott Lettuce (Circa 1971) Newspaper- A Special Supplement for the UFW Convention - Workers' Power - International Socialist Publication (1973) Leaflet- Boycott Safeway (Early 1970's) Leaflet- Boycott Gallo for Democracy's Sake (UFW) (1970-1975) Leaflet- We Boycott Grapes and Gallo Wines (1973-1975) (2 copies) Leaflet- Merritt Chicano Students Union presents "This Land is Rich" (November 26, 1968) Leaflet- Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Retail Food Store Employees Union of Greater New York (April 10, 1968) (copies of correspondence supporting UFW efforts) Membership/Donation Form- Emergency Committee to Aid Farm Workers (Circa 1964) Newspaper- Kalayaan Progressive Pilipino Monthly Volume II, Number 1 (1972) - contains article: "Farmworkers Defeat" - p. 16-18. Leaflet- Republicans Attack Farmworkers (Circa 1972) Leaflet- UFW Benefit for The El Malcriado (1968?)(1974?) Folder- Miscellaneous Immigration and Labor Forms and Flyers (1987-1992)