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1970YearofChicano.jpg
Mexican American women and children in Davenport carrying signs to protest discriminatory hiring practices at the Oscar Mayer plant: "1970 Year of the Chicano" and "Don't buy Oscar Mayer products, August 1970."

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A deputy explains the injunction served to John Terronez, the chairman of the Quad-City Grape Boycott.

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Scott County Young Democrats newsletter, 1959. Mexican Americans held most of the leadership positions in the Scott County Young Democrats in 1959.
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