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UFW Florida Boycott: Miami Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR002472
Files consist of boycott correspondence, reports, newsletters, research materials, UFW negotiations with Coca-Cola Company.

Dates

  • 1961 - 1983

Creator

Language of Materials

Material in English and Spanish.

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

1.5 Linear Feet (3 MB)

Abstract

The Florida Boycott office was created by the UFW to handle the boycott of designated products in the state of Florida. It also served as a base for the UFW’s lobbying at the Democratic National Convention in Miami in 1972.

History

The Florida Boycott office was created by the UFW to handle the boycott of designated products in the state of Florida. It also served as a base for the UFW’s lobbying at the Democratic National Convention in Miami in 1972.

Arrangement

Folders are listed by their location within each box. They are not necessarily arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entire collection.

Acquisition

The records of the Florida Boycott were acquired by the Walter P. Reuther Library in 1973. Several files were added in 1983.

Related Materials

UFW Office of the President: Cesar Chavez Records, UFW Virginia Boycott Office Records, UFW Pennsylvania Boycott: Philadelphia Office Records, UFW Boycott Central Records

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Kathy Schmeling on December 3, 2013.
Title
Guide to the UFW Florida Boycott: Miami Office Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Kathy Schmeling.
Date
2013-12-03
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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