• Creator
  • United Cannery Agricultural Packing and Allied Workers of America
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1937
  • Description
  • This flier published by the United Cannery Agricultural Packing and Allied Workers of America (UCAPAWA) calls for Northwest cannery workers to organize and mobilize in joining the larger national union made up of local canneries and agricultural unions in 23 states. In addition it criticizes the A. F. of L. for taking the money that they have been receiving from the cannery and agricultural workers' unions and not advancing the working conditi... more
    This flier published by the United Cannery Agricultural Packing and Allied Workers of America (UCAPAWA) calls for Northwest cannery workers to organize and mobilize in joining the larger national union made up of local canneries and agricultural unions in 23 states. In addition it criticizes the A. F. of L. for taking the money that they have been receiving from the cannery and agricultural workers' unions and not advancing the working conditions of these organizations. Quote from document: " Each month the American Federation of labor has been receiving $3,500 from the cannery and agricultural unions. Where did the money go? The money paid by these field workers was used to defeat them, to split their unions and to disrupt their organizations. less
  • Format
  • text
    Flier
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2011