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Msgr. George Higgins
Worker with crates
A farm worker stacks crates of harvested grapes at unidentified location.
Worker in field
Farm workers in a field use short handled hoes to harvest crops, location unknown.
Picketer with "Huelga!" sign
Picketer with a "Viva la Huelga!" sign during the Coachella Valley Strike in California.
UFW-supporter priest interviewed
An unidentified priest is interviewed while wearing buttons in support of United Farm Workers Lettuce Boycott.
Pickets near fields
Striking farm workers hold a demonstration at a lettuce field, Salinas, California.
Mass is held on behalf of an imprisoned UFW demonstrator outside of the Bakersfield Jail, Bakersfield, California.
Chavez and Robert Kennedy
On March 10th, 1968, Cesar Chavez breaks his 25-day fast by accepting bread from Senator Robert Kennedy, Delano, California. Left to right: Helen Chavez, Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez
Jerry Brown - UFW
Governor Jerry Brown of California addresses members and supporters of the United Farm Workers (UFW).
Higgins, Meany, and Chavez
Photograph showing the granting of the National Charter for the United Farm Workers Union from the AFL-CIO. From left to right: Msgr. George Higgins, Cesar Chavez, and AFL-CIO president George Meany.