Wisconsin Woman Picketing for Grape Boycott | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Wisconsin Woman Picketing for Grape Boycott

Wisconsin Woman Picketing for Grape Boycott | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A woman wearing a paisley dress is carrying a United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO sign in front of a Kroger store that reads, "Honor Picket Line/ National Council of Churches/Supports Grape Boycott." In the background are other picketers, a man in sunglasses and a boy, also carrying the same signs. Grape boycotts in Wisconsin were organized by the local farm-worker labor union, Obreros Unidos (United Workers), an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s.<p>Una mujer de Wisconsin apoyando el boicot de uvas<p>Una mujer vistiendo un vestido con un estampado de encurtidos Pérsico o casimir [patrón "paisley"] está sosteniendo un letrero de United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO enfrente de una tienda Kroger que dice "Honora la línea de piquete/El Consejo Nacional de Iglesias/Apoya el Boicot de Uva" ("Honor Picket Line/National Council of Churches/Supports Grape Boycott"). Hacia el fondo hay otros manifestantes, un hombre con lentes de sol y un niño cargando los mismos letreros. Los boicots de uva en Wisconsin fueron organizados por el sindicato local de trabajadores agrícolas, Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.</p>
DESCRIPTION
A woman wearing a paisley dress is carrying a United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO sign in front of a Kroger store that reads, "Honor Picket Line/ National Council of Churches/Supports Grape Boycott." In the background are other picketers, a man in sunglasses and a boy, also carrying the same signs. Grape boycotts in Wisconsin were organized by the local farm-worker labor union, Obreros Unidos (United Workers), an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s.

Una mujer de Wisconsin apoyando el boicot de uvas

Una mujer vistiendo un vestido con un estampado de encurtidos Pérsico o casimir [patrón "paisley"] está sosteniendo un letrero de United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO enfrente de una tienda Kroger que dice "Honora la línea de piquete/El Consejo Nacional de Iglesias/Apoya el Boicot de Uva" ("Honor Picket Line/National Council of Churches/Supports Grape Boycott"). Hacia el fondo hay otros manifestantes, un hombre con lentes de sol y un niño cargando los mismos letreros. Los boicots de uva en Wisconsin fueron organizados por el sindicato local de trabajadores agrícolas, Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.

RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:90039
Creation Date: 1969
Creator Name:Giffey, David
City:Oshkosh
County:Winnebago
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:South Madison oral history project and migrant farmworker photographs, 1966-1971, 1999-2000
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:digital file
Original Format Number:1114000027
Original Dimensions:2040 X 4581 pixels
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Information about Wisconsin grape boycotts from: Salas, Jesus and Giffey, David. "Lucha por la justicia: Movimiento de los trabajadores migrantes en Wisconsin = Struggle for Justice: The Migrant Farm Worker Labor Movement in Wisconsin." David Giffey, Photos by. Madison, Wis.: Wisconsin Labor History Society; 1998. 15 p., and the Wisconsin Labor History website.
SUBJECTS
Cities and towns
Unions (labor)
Organizations
Clothing and dress
Dresses
Eyeglasses
Advertising
Economics
Shopping
Food industry and trade
Fruit
Children and adults
Outdoor photography
Women
Grocery trade
Sales promotion
Storefronts
Signs and signboards
Civil rights
Migrant labor
Picketing

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