Dolores Huerta: A Living Legend

Ana Campos, Principal Librarian, Central Library Services,
Civil Rights leader Dolores Huerta

Los Angeles Public Library was given an exclusive interview with the living legend Dolores Huerta. Ms. Huerta is an American labor leader, civil rights activist, co-founder with Cesar Chavez of the National Farmworkers, which is now the United Farm Workers (UFW), and founder of the Dolores Huerta Foundation. Watch the interview with Ms. Huerta to learn more about her work.


Further Reading


Dolores Huerta Stands Strong: The Woman who Demanded Justice
Brill, Marlene Targ

Dolores Huerta
Gillis, Jennifer Blizin

Dolores Huerta
Murcia, Rebecca Thatcher

Dolores Huerta: Labor Leader
Miller, Debra A.

Chavez and Huerta walk with picket signs
Cesar Chavez is shown holding a picket sign and walking with Dolores Huerta and union members outside a Safeway market. The picket signs read, "Don't buy Red Coach lettuce." [n.d.]. Herald Examiner Collection

 

 

 

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