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Cesar Chavez on the phone in his UFW office at La Paz in Keene, California, United Farm Workers (UFW)

Mon, 03/02/2020 - 21:00
Nuestra Señora Reina de la Paz (known as La Paz) is the name of the property where Cesar Chavez's UFW headquarters was located.

San Francisco Web Pressmen's Union Local 4 photograph album

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 21:00
Photo album consisting of images of web pressmen at work printing San Francisco newspapers, on break and posing with co-workers, and spending leisure time together on recreational outings. The album documents the pressmen's working environment, including web press machinery and ink-stained clothes, and hunting and fishing trips taken throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and greater Northern California, and San Diego. The album also contains two newspaper clippings of obituaries.

AFT weekly news, vol. 1, no. 4

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:00
Newsletter of American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Local 1928 during the San Francisco State Strike, 1968-1969. Local 1928 represented graduate students. Issue includes coverage of OCAW Local 1-561 oil workers strike and support of ladies auxiliary, and the campus library staff strike (OSEL).

AFT Local 1928 irregular newsletter, vol. 1, no. 7

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:00
Newsletter of American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Local 1928, which represented graduate students at San Francisco State. Topics include aftermath of student strike.

The Partisan, vol. 1, no. 1 (February 2, 1969)

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:00
First issue of the official strike bulletin of American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Local 1352 during the San Francisco State Strike, 1968-1969. Articles cover community support rallies; arrests and firings on campus; Governor Ronald Reagan's stance justifying use of force during the strike; support of Oil, Chemical, and Atomic Workers (OACW) strikes against Chevron, Shell and Texaco; support of farmworker strike in Delano and concerns regarding pesticides; proposed anti-strike state legislation; firings at SJSU; and racism.

Union gazette: UC and State College unions merge

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:00
Newsletter of American Federation of Teachers (AFT) College Council during the student and faculty strikes at San Francisco State, 1968-1969. Also covers strike at San Jose State.

Union gazette: negotiations begin at San Francisco State

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:00
Newsletter of American Federation of Teachers (AFT) College Council during the student and faculty strikes at San Francisco State, 1968-1969. Also covers strike at San Jose State. This issue has the same date as Special Union Gazette edition.