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Lorraine Agtang Interview Transcript.pdf
Lorraine Agtang was a UFW organizer during the 1970s and served the first manager for Agbayani Village. In this oral history interview, Lorraine recounts her early experiences as a farmworker, along with her experiences in both the 1965 Delano Grape…

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An interview by Ang Katipunan, containing an interview with Philip Vera Cruz. Vera Cruz explains his reasons for resigning from the union, his grievances towards Cesar Chavez and the role of Filipino Americans in the United Farm Workers.

Larry Itliong and several UFWOC leaders meet at Safeway headquarters and later are arrested at the behest of Safeway officials.

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UFWOC Assistant Director Larry Itliong is led away to jail after Safeway Officials ordered his arrest in Oakland.

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Oral history interview of Willie Barrientos, conducted by Linda Mabalot. Barrientos accounts Filipino migrant labor patterns in Western United States, his own membership in the United Farm Workers, Agbayani Village, and Mexican-Filipino relations in…

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Oral history interview of Philip Vera Cruz, conducted by Linda Mabalot. Vera Cruz accounts Filipino migrant labor patterns in Western United States, along with his sentiments regarding the United Farm Workers.

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Oral history interview of Philip Vera Cruz, conducted by Linda Mabalot. Vera Cruz accounts Filipino migrant labor patterns in Western United States, his own membership in the United Farm Workers, Agbayani Village, and Mexican-Filipino relations in…

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Frontpage article of the Three Starts, which includes articles regarding wage increases for Filipino American farmworkers

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Article detailing the history of the United Farm Workers and its relationship between FIlipino Americans and other ethnic groups.

Articles details split between unionized Filipinos and non-unionized Filipinos during the early years of the Delano Grape Strike

Twine Knife - Used to cut the twine after tying a grape vine to the wire; Girdler Knife - Used to Make a complete cut around the trunk of a vine to help increase berry size and uniformity; Wheel Barrow (Model used in Late 60's to 70's) - Used to…

Twine Knife - Used to cut the twine after tying a grape vine to the wire.

Girdler Knife - Used to Make a complete cut around the trunk of a vine to help increase berry size and uniformity.

Pruners - Used for cutting the grape vines durin winter; Wheel Barrow (used in Late 60's to 70's) Used to carry the drumming boxes of grapes to the packer at the front of the row.

Pruners - Used for cutting the grape vines durin winter

Wheel Barrow (Model used in 70's to 80's) - Used to carry the drumming boxes of grapes to the packer at the front of the row; Hand Clippers - Used to harvest grapes or cut leaves; Asparagus Hoe - Used to harvest asparagus spears

Photograph Display of Itliong, Vera Cruz, and "El Cortito," Larry Itliong Day 2017

Print of Filipino Worker on lettuce field using "El Cortito," a short-handed hoe.

Photograph of "The Farm Worker's Champion" by Dick Meister. Originally copy housed at the University of California's Farm Worker Movement Documentary Project collection
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