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Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Close-up of a notice posted by the Fall River Canning Company in response to striking workers. The left notice is posted in English and on the right is Spa...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Aerial view of residential homes, farmland and streets.

Date: 1960-09-04 

Description: Quonset hut-style Wyocena Farmer's Cooperative.

Date: 1969 

Description: Entrance to Fall River Canning Company. A number of trucks full of vegetables are in the parking lot or driveway in front of low sprawling warehouse buildi...

Photograph

Barn and Silo

Date: 1967-09-04 ca.

Description: Rear view of a barn with stone foundation and a cement silo. In the foreground are overgrown shrubs and grass.

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Description: A man in a plaid shirt and heavy apron holding the hoof of a horse in one hand, and a long file in the other. They are surrounded by metal wares and metal...

Photograph

Farmland

Date: 1963-06-08 ca.

Description: A group of farm buildings, as seen from across a field of growing corn. Several trees surround the farm buildings.

Date: 1967 

Description: Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.

Strikes in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos (United Workers),as an...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of cattle yards near the railroad tracks. A farm and farm buildings can be seen in the background.

Date: 1969 

Description: Jorge Vasquez (wearing beret) discusses strategy with Fall River Canning Company workers after walkout. Children, youth and adults stand clustered in a cir...

Date: 1969 

Description: Fall River Canning Company's president William Evans stands in the center with migrant farm workers around him after their walkout.

Eighty workers of His...

Photograph

Abandoned Farm

Date: 1960 

Description: Abandoned farm along Highway 51.

Photograph

Open Barn Door

Date: 1967-09-04 ca.

Description: A wooden barn door is partly opened, inside a seat of a tractor is visible. Various weeds and tall grasses grow in front of the barn door.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard looking across field towards of the Badger Motor Car factory.

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Unpacking Apples

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: A group of people eat and help unload crates of apples from a U-Haul trailer in the campground area of the Sound Storm music festival during the constructi...

Date: 1963-06-09 ca.

Description: View from grassy border of a large field dotted with hay bales. Trees line a small ridge in the far background.

Date: 1936-06-23 

Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.

Date: 1967 

Description: A group of young migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field in a Chevy station wagon for a union rally in Portage. Three children are looking at the ca...

Date: 1944-03-06 

Description: Columbus Foods Corporation received an "A" for achievement award flag for food production and canning. Taking part in the ceremony, left to right are: J.L...

Date: 1969 

Description: A Huelgusta (striker) against Fall River Canning Company with Obreros Unidos (United Workers), standing with a crowd. She is wearing round earrings, a blac...

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