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Chicana packers

Since World War II, Latinas like Lupe Vasquez, Margaret Rodriguez, and Elsie Frogge of Riverside, pictured here in the 1940s, have performed the majority of packinghouse labor.

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Since World War II, Latinas like Lupe Vasquez, Margaret Rodriguez, and Elsie Frogge of Riverside, pictured here in the 1940s, have performed the majority of packinghouse labor.

Photo credit: Collection of Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Description

Since World War II, Latinas like Lupe Vasquez, Margaret Rodriguez, and Elsie Frogge of Riverside, pictured here in the 1940s, have performed the majority of packinghouse labor.