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Jerry Cohen (AC 1963) Papers

Creator:Cohen, Jerry
Organizing for Social Justice: the Jerry Cohen '63 Papers

Title: Papers, 1960-2008
Abstract:
Chiefly legal records kept by Cohen during his 14 years as General Counsel of the United Farm Workers of America and personal attorney of César Chávez. The collection relates primarily to Cohen's participation in the legal battles for union recognition and basic labor rights fought by the U.F.W. in the late 1960s and 1970s. The collection contains only non-privileged material.
Links:Selected documents and images, with an introduction by Ilan Stavans:
www.amherst.edu/library/archives/holdings/electexts/cohen
 

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