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Jesus Salas at Industrial Commission Hearing | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Jesus Salas at Industrial Commission Hearing

Jesus Salas at Industrial Commission Hearing | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Jesus Salas, seated at left, is with workers at one of six Industrial Hearings in  Wisconsin. The Waushara County Courthouse hearing discussed the issue of paying minimum wages to migrant farm workers.<p>Strikes, rallies and marches in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos, an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s.<p>Jesús Salas en el público durante la audiencia de la Comisión Industrial<p>Jesús Salas, sentado a la izquierda, está con trabajadores en una de las seis Audiencias Industriales en Wisconsin. La audiencia del tribunal del condado o Waushara County Courthouse discutió la cuestión de pagar un sueldo mínimo a los trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes. Las huelgas, manifestaciones, y marchas en Wisconsin fueron organizadas por Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.</p>
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Jesus Salas, seated at left, is with workers at one of six Industrial Hearings in Wisconsin. The Waushara County Courthouse hearing discussed the issue of paying minimum wages to migrant farm workers.

Strikes, rallies and marches in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos, an independent farm worker labor union effort in the 1960s.

Jesús Salas en el público durante la audiencia de la Comisión Industrial

Jesús Salas, sentado a la izquierda, está con trabajadores en una de las seis Audiencias Industriales en Wisconsin. La audiencia del tribunal del condado o Waushara County Courthouse discutió la cuestión de pagar un sueldo mínimo a los trabajadores agrícolas emigrantes. Las huelgas, manifestaciones, y marchas en Wisconsin fueron organizadas por Obreros Unidos, un esfuerzo independiente del sindicato de trabajadores agrícolas durante los años 1960.

RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:92728
Creation Date: 1966
Creator Name:Giffey, David
City:Wautoma
County:Waushara
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:South Madison oral history project and migrant farmworker photographs, 1966-1971, 1999-2000
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:digital file
Original Format Number:1114000085
Original Dimensions:4590 X 6754 pixels
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Information about Wisconsin migrant labor and grape boycotts from: Salas, Jesus and Giffey, David. "Lucha por la justicia: Movimiento de los trabajadores migrantes en Wisconsin = Struggle for Justice: The Migrant Farm Worker Labor Movement in Wisconsin." David Giffey, Photos by. Madison, Wis.: Wisconsin Labor History Society; 1998. 15 p., and the Wisconsin Labor History website.
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Unions (labor)
Brickwork
Associations, institutions, etc.
Clothing and dress
Dresses
Shoes
Seating (Furniture)
Food industry and trade
Hispanic Americans
Indoor photography
Men
Moustache
Women
Meetings
Civil rights
Migrant labor

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