WorldCat Identities

United Farm Workers of America

Overview
Works: 269 works in 380 publications in 2 languages and 4,551 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Periodicals  Newspapers  Sources  Sponsored films  Short films  Records and correspondence 
Classifications: HD6509.C48, 363.7384
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The Wrath of grapes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents interviews with workers and farm owners on the use of pesticides on commercial grape orchards. Workers discuss the health problems involved in working in various pesticide environments
Conquering Goliath : Cesar Chavez at the beginning by Fred Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No grapes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About deadly dangerous pesticides used on grapes fields and their consequences in the population and in the environment
El malcriado( )

in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strawberries : the fruit of injustice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the history of the United Farm Workers of America and the role played by its founder, Cesar Chavez; describes working conditions in the nation's strawberry fields and the struggle to unionize that industry
Uvas no( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exposes the dangers of pesticides that are used on grapes in California and the health hazards to the farm workers and their children who work in the vineyards
Collections of the United Farm Workers of America( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, clippings, memoranda, reports, financial papers, speeches, pamphlets, minutes, and other materials relating to the United Farm Workers Work Department
Papers of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee, 1959-1970 by United Farm Workers Organizing Committee( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collections of the United Farm Workers of America( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chartered by the AFL-CIO in 1960, AWOC conducted many strikes and campaigns over its seven years of organizing. The papers include minutes and research papers, as well as communications with organizers, politicians, public health officials, Filipino community organizations, the Community Service Organization, and other unions."--Gale/PSM Web site
Cesar E. Chavez : celebration of life, March 31, 1927-April 23, 1993 by United Farm Workers of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage from the public vigil and funeral of Cesar Chavez in Delano, California on April 28 and 29, 1993. Includes remarks made by various participants
Viva la causa : the story of Cesar Chavez and a great movement for social justice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using historical footage and dramatic reenactments, this film focuses on one of the seminal events in the march for human rights -- the grape strike and boycott led by César Chávez and Dolores Huerta in the 1960s. Thousands of people from across the nation joined in a struggle for justice for the some of the most exploited people in the United States
Collections of the United Farm Workers of America( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The United Farm Workers Administration Department records are especially rich in the correspondence, agreements, negotiations, and grievances that the UFW had with the southern California grape growers in the early 1970's."--Gale/PSM online catalog
La lucha( )

in Spanish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safe food and justice for all by United Farm Workers of America( Visual )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991 a UFW pesticide curriculum, Safe Food & Justice For All, was developed for teacher use. In this film, United Farm Workers former spokesman Cesar Chavez and others discuss the dangers and health hazards of five different pesticides currently used by California agriculture
Huelga : a film( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the organizing that led to a 100-mile protest march of the migrant farm workers from Delano to Sacramento, California
Fighting for our lives : the United Farm Workers' 1973 grape strike( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the history of the United Farm Worker's strike against the growers of table grapes in California. Features Cesar Chavez and shows actions taken by law enforcement groups and members of the Teamsters Union in an attempt to break the strike
Common man uncommon vision : the Cesar Chavez story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving account of the vision, philosophy, and life of Cesar Chavez, a labor leader and founder of the United Farm Workers of America
California's broken promises : the laws on the books are not the laws in the fields : stories and photos of California farm workers in 2007( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Update: United Farmworkers of America A.F.L-C.I.O( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited Farm Workers

American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations United Farm Workers of America

UFW

Unión de Campesinos de América

Languages
English (81)

Spanish (10)

Covers
Beyond the fields : Cesar Chavez, the UFW, and the struggle for justice in the 21st centuryJessie De La Cruz : a profile of a United Farm WorkerThe moral vision of César ChávezCesar Chavez