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UFW New Jersey Boycott: Jersey City Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000221_JC
Correspondents: Cesar Chavez

Series Description: Series 1: Correspondence, background information on distributors of non-union grapes, clippings, leaflets and flyers, and resolutions supporting the UFW.

Dates

  • 1968 - 1972

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 MB)

Abstract

The records of the United Farm Workers Jersey City Boycott Office describe their attempts to limit the shipment and sale of on-union grapes through the coordination of an effective national boycott campaign.

History

The records reflect the activities of the UFW Jersey City Boycott Office. They describe the attempts made by the office to limit the shipment and sale of non-union grapes through the coordination of an effective national boycott campaign.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically.

Acquisition

The papers of the United Farm Workers - Jersey City Boycott Office were placed in the Archives of Labor History and Urban Affairs in January 1973.

Related Materials

UFW collections

Transfers

One photograph picturing two small children and approximately 25 carton labels. Both types of material were placed in the Archives' Audiovisual collection.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library.

Creator

Title
Guide to the UFW New Jersey Boycott: Jersey City Office Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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