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Nancy Elliott United Farm Workers papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-13
This collection documents Nancy Elliott's volunteer work with the United Farm Workers from 1972 through 1976. Materials document Elliott’s work as a reporter and distributor of El Malcriado, the official newspaper of the United Farm Workers. Also included are materials related to Elliott’s work during the 1973 strike administering financial aid to the striking workers, her work with Fred Ross, Sr. on boycotts from 1974-1975, and her work as Field Office Director in Coachella, King City, and Soledad from 1975-1976. Materials include newsletters, leaflets, ephemera, newspapers and newspaper clippings, volunteer and membership information, memos, correspondence and research for various organizational campaigns.

Dates

  • 1965-1981

Creator

Extent

2.1 Linear Feet (5 file boxes)

Overview

This collection documents Nancy Elliott's volunteer work with the United Farm Workers from 1972 through 1976, including her involvement as a reporter and distributor of the United Farm Workers newspaper, financial aid administrator for striking workers, boycott organizer, and field office director. Materials include newsletters, leaflets, ephemera, newspaper clippings, volunteer and membership information, memos, and research for various organizational campaigns.

Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the Nancy Elliott National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) and United Farm Workers (UFW) papers
Status
in_progress
Date
2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the California State University, Monterey Bay Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library
100 Campus Center
Seaside CA 93955 United States