United Farm Workers (UFW) Advocate for Agricultural Workers Ca. 1970
Part 2Unknown - 1970
The United Farm Workers (UFW) was formed through the merger of the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee (AWOC) and the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) in 1966, in order to fight for the rights of agricultural workers in California. In 1965, AWOC had begun a strike against the grape-growing industry, with NFWA then joined. The strike, which lasted for five years, attracted the attention of Senator Robert F. Kennedy.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1970
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 59 sec.)) : sound, color