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Finding Aid to the Judith Sutliff Collection larc.ms.0016
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Description
The Judith Sutliff collection consists of personal papers donated by Sutliff, gathered while working as a volunteer with the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), and the United Farm Workers (UFW) during the years 1962-1982. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, fliers, fact sheets, press releases, photographs, a scrapbook, and a banner from the 1982 Bertoluccio Boycott.
Background
Judith Sutliff worked with the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), which merged with the Agricultural Workers of California (AWOC) in 1965 to form the United Farm Workers (UFW). Sutliff was a full time volunteer in the NFWA and UFW from 1965 to 1968. She was involved with organizing and fund-raising activities in Lamont, California; Denver; Chicago; and New York. She was an office organizer in Bakersfield, California, and was involved in setting up a hiring hall in Lamont, California. Apparently, she worked on UFW grape boycott committee in Chicago in 1968.
Extent
1.25 cubic ft. (1 carton)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Labor Archives and Research Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from materials must be submitted in writing to the Director of the Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Labor Archives and Research Center as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Availability
Collection is open for research.