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hired farm working force of 1966

Robert C. McElroy

hired farm working force of 1966

a statistical report

by Robert C. McElroy

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural laborers -- United States

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    Cover title.

    Statement[by Robert C. McElroy].
    SeriesAgricultural economic report -- no. 120
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16622342M

    Labor organizing efforts continued following the march. Workers formed the United Farm Workers Committee No. 2 and subsequently the Texas Farm Workers union, strove for better treatment in the fields, won a civil rights lawsuit against the Texas Rangers, and organized marches to Austin and to Washington, D.C. in By , the NFWA proclaimed that the current working conditions for farm workers in Delano consisted of 'ten to twelve hour days, no overtime pay, no unemployment compensation, no federal or state minimum wage, no social security."[17] These were the issues that the NFWA rallied behind; the strike was about social and economic justice, it was. Office of Alumni Relations. Admin Drive PO Box Randolph Center, VT () [email protected]


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