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Photographs depict the violence that farm workers on the front lines underwent as they fought for an improvement in their working conditions. The article on the right-hand side of the images focuses on the wage dispute that took place in Stockton, California and the ways in which farm workers, their supporters, and the United Farm Workers, fought for growers to uphold just labor contracts.
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El Malcriado Newspaper Collection
Archives & Special Collections of California State University, Monterey Bay
"Stockton Explodes: Stockton Explota" (1974). Subjects. 266.