Welcome to the Welga Project Digital Archive and Repository

The Welga Project Digital Archive and Repository focuses on preserving and presenting primary sources regarding the Filipino American  activism, labor, and immigration history. The majority of the collection focuses on Filipino involvement in the Delano Grape Strikes and United Farm Worker history. 

The Welga Project is affiliated with the University of California, Davis Asian American Studies Department and functions completely in the cloud. For reference questions, please contact archivist Allan Jason Sarmiento at ajsarmiento@ucdavis.edu. Please note that reference inquiries will generally be answered after 5pm during the weekdays. 

Recently Added Items

Bonta (Cynthia) Oral History Interview

ucdw_wa006_s001_0010_orh_2017.pdf

Oral History Interview with Cynthia Bonta, mother of Assemblymen Rob Bonta