Photographs by entomologist and photographer
Wilfred G. (Fred) Iltis, mainly of marches in support of the California Grape Strike. The collection also includes a small
amount of his nature photography, book illustrations by his wife Julia Iltis, photographs of friends, and one book by Doris
Wilfrid G. (Fred) Iltis (1923-2008) was an entomologist and photographer. He received his Ph.D. in entomology at UC Davis
and taught at San Jose State University until his retirement in 1988. Iltis's photographs mainly document civil rights and
labor struggles, student protests, and indigenous communities in Mexico, though they also include some nature
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This collection is unprocessed but is open for research.