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pickets_near_field.jpg
Striking farm workers hold a demonstration at a lettuce field, Salinas, California.

Outdoor Mass.jpg
Mass is held on behalf of an imprisoned UFW demonstrator outside of the Bakersfield Jail, Bakersfield, California.

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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.jpg
Governor Jerry Brown of California addresses members and supporters of the United Farm Workers (UFW).

Higgins_Meany_Chavez.jpg
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.

Dolores Huerta.jpg
Dolores Huerta leads supporters of the United Farm Workers Union (UFW) in an unidentified march.

Chavez_Paul VI.jpg
Cesar Chavez visits with Bishop Joseph Donnelly (center) and Pope Paul VI during a trip to Rome, Italy.

Chavez_Huelga car.jpg
Portrait of Cesar Chavez and his "Huelga" car taken during the Delano Grape Strike, J.D. Marlin Ranch, Tulare County, California.

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A Filipino picketer holds a sign showing the support of the AFL-CIO and AWOC (Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee) for the Grape Strike, Delano, California.
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