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Bancroft Union Softball Game

Bancroft Union Softball Game | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Obreros Unidos (United Workers) migrant farm worker union members at a Bancroft baseball game. Children sit on top of the dugout to watch. Adult men are standing and sitting on the grass. Cars are parked behind them.   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>Juego de béisbol del sindicato de Bancroft <p></p>Unos trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes, miembros de Obreros Unidos en un juego de béisbol en Bancroft, Wisconsin. Unos niños están sentados arriba de un gallinero mientras miran. Unos hombres están parados y sentados en el pasto. Hay carros estacionados detrás de ellos. 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.
DESCRIPTION
Obreros Unidos (United Workers) migrant farm worker union members at a Bancroft baseball game. Children sit on top of the dugout to watch. Adult men are standing and sitting on the grass. Cars are parked behind them. 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.

Juego de béisbol del sindicato de Bancroft

Unos trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes, miembros de Obreros Unidos en un juego de béisbol en Bancroft, Wisconsin. Unos niños están sentados arriba de un gallinero mientras miran. Unos hombres están parados y sentados en el pasto. Hay carros estacionados detrás de ellos. 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:92062
Creation Date: 1967
Creator Name:Giffey, David
City:Bancroft
County:Portage
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:1114000067
Original Dimensions:6740 X 4609 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/
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Unions (labor)
Plants
Trees
Clothing and dress
Eyeglasses
Hats
Rural areas
Children and adults
Hispanic Americans
Outdoor photography
Youth
Relaxation
Softball
Sports spectators
Automobiles
Migrant labor

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