Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast
Filipino farm workers picking lettuce, Nagano Farm ; Morro Rock in background : about 1930 ; in 1931, Filipino farm workers went on strike and won a pay raise from 15 to 25 cents per hour ; during the strike, workers were brought from Mexico.
Farm workers and crates at Nagano Farm lettuce field; Morro Rock visible in the background.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Morro Bay (Calif.)
Filipino Americans -- California -- San Luis Obispo County
Asian Americans -- California -- San Luis Obispo County
Farms -- California -- San Luis Obispo County
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Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay