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Views relating to the 1933 cotton workers strike in Tulare and Kings Couties, Calif. [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.17141:067-:086--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Views relating to the 1933 cotton workers strike in Tulare and Kings Couties, Calif

Abstract:

Primarily photos of labor camps and views relating to the cotton strike; such as: the strikers' camp in Corcoran (also showing migrant Mexican laborers); strikers at Pixley; the Farm Labor Union in Tulare; scenes after shooting showing a wounded striker; strikers' headquarters; a crowd at the court house in Visalia; etc. Also depicted are Pat Chambers addressing strikers; Frank McDonald (State Labor Commissioner); and Mr. Costa (Mexican Consulate).

Date:

1933 (issued)

Subject:

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Strikes and lockouts -- Agricultural laborers -- California -- Photographs
Agricultural laborers -- California -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century -- Photographs
Cotton
Mexican American agricultural laborers -- California -- Photographs
Labor camps -- California -- Photographs
Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown.
Descriptive captions in manuscript.
Photographic copy prints only.
Originals owned by Paul Schuster Taylor at time of copying.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
20 photographic prints : b&w.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.17141:067-:086--PIC

Origin:

California