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Legal Counsel before WERC Hearing

Legal Counsel before WERC Hearing | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Jesus Salas, left, is leader of Obreros Unidos (United Workers), Wisconsin's migrant farm workers' union. In the center, legal counsel David Loeffler and on the right, Gary Marsack. They are at a hearing before Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) in Milwaukee.  <p></p> This photograph is a part of Wisconsin-native David Giffey's series "Struggle for Justice," images from the migrant farm worker struggle including an independent oganizing effort in Wisconsin and the nationwide grape boycott movement started by Cesar Chavez of United Farm Workers during the 1960s and 1970s. <p></p>Asistencia legal ante la audiencia con WERC <p></p>Jesús Salas, a la izquierda, es el líder de Obreros Unidos, un sindicato para trabajadores emigrantes en Wisconsin. En el centro, prestando asesoría legal David Loeffler y a la derecha, Gary Marsack. Están en una audiencia con la comisión de relaciones laborales o Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) en Milwaukee. Esta fotografía es parte de la serie "Lucha por la Justicia" tomada por David Giffey, originario de Wisconsin, las imágenes muestran la lucha de los trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes incluyendo un esfuerzo independiente organizado en Wisconsin y el movimiento nacional del boicot de uvas empezado por Cesar Chávez de la unión de campesinos o United Farm Workers durante los años 1960 y 1970.
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Jesus Salas, left, is leader of Obreros Unidos (United Workers), Wisconsin's migrant farm workers' union. In the center, legal counsel David Loeffler and on the right, Gary Marsack. They are at a hearing before Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) in Milwaukee.

This photograph is a part of Wisconsin-native David Giffey's series "Struggle for Justice," images from the migrant farm worker struggle including an independent oganizing effort in Wisconsin and the nationwide grape boycott movement started by Cesar Chavez of United Farm Workers during the 1960s and 1970s.

Asistencia legal ante la audiencia con WERC

Jesús Salas, a la izquierda, es el líder de Obreros Unidos, un sindicato para trabajadores emigrantes en Wisconsin. En el centro, prestando asesoría legal David Loeffler y a la derecha, Gary Marsack. Están en una audiencia con la comisión de relaciones laborales o Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) en Milwaukee. Esta fotografía es parte de la serie "Lucha por la Justicia" tomada por David Giffey, originario de Wisconsin, las imágenes muestran la lucha de los trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes incluyendo un esfuerzo independiente organizado en Wisconsin y el movimiento nacional del boicot de uvas empezado por Cesar Chávez de la unión de campesinos o United Farm Workers durante los años 1960 y 1970.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:92057
Creation Date: 1967
Creator Name:Giffey, David
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
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:1114000065
Original Dimensions:4602 X 2706 pixels
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Information about Wisconsin migrant labor and 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. Wisconsin Labor History Website: http://www.wisconsinlaborhistory.org/
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