Single Filipino Working in Field Digital History ID 2701

Single Filipino Working in Field

Credit: The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Media type: photograph
Museum Number:
Annotation: After World War I, there was an influx of Filipino farmworkers into the U.S. During the years of the Great Depression, however, anti-Filipino sentiment surged. In response, Filipino workers organized and held strikes to protest their working conditions and to demand union protection.

Copyright 2016 Digital History