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Workers Gathering at Cucumber Receiving Station

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Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.  <p></p>Strikes in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos (United Workers),as an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s. <p></p>Unos trabajadores se congregan en un puesto de recibimiento de pepino <p></p>Unos trabajadores se congregan en una estación de recibimiento de pepino después de hacer huelga. Las huelgas en Wisconsin fueron organizadas por Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.
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Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.

Strikes in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos (United Workers),as an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s.

Unos trabajadores se congregan en un puesto de recibimiento de pepino

Unos trabajadores se congregan en una estación de recibimiento de pepino después de hacer huelga. Las huelgas en Wisconsin fueron organizadas por Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:92041
Creation Date: 1967
Creator Name:Giffey, David
City:Portage
County:Columbia
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:1114000060
Original Dimensions:6738 X 4607 pixels
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Information Sources for Obreros Unidos: 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. Wisconsin Labor History Website: http://www.wisconsinlaborhistory.org/
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Clothing and dress
Eyeglasses
Hats
Work clothes
African Americans
Children and adults
Clothing and dress
Hats
Hispanic Americans
Immigrants
Outdoor photography
Civil rights
Smoking
Automobiles
Migrant labor
Strikes and lockouts

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