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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that reference inquiries will generally be answered after 5pm during the weekdays.
Oral history interview of Philip Vera Cruz, conducted by Linda Mabalot. Vera Cruz accounts Filipino migrant labor patterns in Western United States,…
The Lorraine Agtang collection primarily features photographs regarding Filipino American farmworker history, Agbayani Village and the 1973 Grape…
Construction of Agbayani Village (Lorraine Agtang collection, lac-ph-0031) Agbayani Village was built in 1974 at the Forty Acres facility, and served...
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Press Release from UCD Asian American Studies notified the Welga Project will be incorporated into the future Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies