documents pro-grower, anti-union activities in the agricultural
industry, primarily in the state of California during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The
types of documents include personal correspondence with growers and other consultants,
copies of labor contracts and collective bargaining agreements, anti-union newsletters,
notes from grievance meetings, transcripts of court testimony, arbitration case documents,
and related records.
Joseph Gordon Brosmer was born in Norwich, Chenango County, New York on October 17, 1918 to
parents, Leon and Helen. Brosmer spent his childhood in New York, then came west to
California sometime after 1939.
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