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Description: Marchers of Obreros Unidos (United Workers) leaving Wautoma and walking towards Madison along Highway 21 to petition lawmakers to hold farms and food indus...
Description: On the left, Ernesto Chacon, is in sunglasses and holding a sign that says, "Don't Buy Grapes," picketing for the United Farmworkers/AFL-CIO grape boycott....
Description: Two men bundle a Norway Pine with twine using a home-made twine baler in a clearing. Two dogs stand between the men and a pile of bundled trees.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: People relax on a bench on the front porch of the long, two-story stucco coldwater hatchery building on the grounds of the Fish Hatchery at Wild Rose. Ther...
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: Main Street looking west.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Main Street in Coloma with dirt road and horse-drawn wagons.
Description: Wautoma Police Chief, Max Blader, in uniform, smiles while he eats grapes during a grape boycott picket.
Description: Storefronts at the intersection of St. Marie Street and Oxford Street (STH 21&73) in Wautoma, Wisconsin.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Wedding party posed in front of the Edward Lindner home.
Description: A crowd of migrant workers listening to speakers at an Obreros Unidos (United Workers) rally in front of the Wautoma Courthouse. The rally's purpose is to...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wautoma High School.
Description: A farm worker, facing camera, is sworn in before filing a claim for workers compensation at the Obreros Unidos union office in Wautoma in 1967. A voluntee...
Description: Elevated view of Coloma, looking east from the Follett Block tower.
Description: Outdoor portrait of members of the Lindner and Christianson family.
Description: Buildings along an unpaved road served as a camp for migrant farm workers working for the Green Bay Food Company.
In 1946, more than 4,000 farmworkers fr...
Description: Ground-level view of workers cultivating a cucumber field with hand tools.
Description: Otto Lindner in bachelor "digs" at rooming house.
Description: Several farmers posing with a very large haystack. A man identified as "Uncle Dave" is standing on top of the hay.
Description: At the center stands Father Antonio Gonzales, a former migrant worker from Rio Grande City, Texas, who is visiting his parents in Wautoma. In 1966, he led...
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