Volunteer placing roof tiles at Agbayani Village

Title

Volunteer placing roof tiles at Agbayani Village

Subject

Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee [lcna]
Filipino American migrant agricultural laborers [lcsh]
Grape Strike, Calif., 1965-1970 [lcsh]
Labor union welfare funds [lcsh]
Retirees [lcsh]
United Farm Workers [lcna]
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee [lcna]

Description

After the conclusion of the 1965-1970 Delano Grape Strike, the UFW set out to assist the original Filipino strikers. Volunteers from across the state converged to the Forty Acres, to help build the retirement home. This photograph depicts volunteers placing mission-style tiles on the facility's roof.

Creator

Unknown

Date

1973

Rights

Courtesy of Lorraine Agtang. The Welga! Digital Archives makes digital version of collections accessible for educational and research purposes only, in regards to legal fair use terms indicated by Section 108 of the Copyright Act of 1976.

Format

Color Slide, 2.5in x 2.5in

Files

lac_p_74.jpg

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Date Added
May 11, 2015
Collection
Lorraine Agtang collection
Item Type
Still Image
Citation
Unknown, “Volunteer placing roof tiles at Agbayani Village ,” Welga Project Digital Archive and Repository, accessed November 19, 2017, http://welgadigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/141.