Victor P. Salandini papers, 1949-1992.


Victor P. Salandini papers, 1949-1992.

Biographical information, correspondence, personal files relating to parish work with Mexican Americans, research on California farm labor problems, and teaching materials, together with reference files on farm labor topics such as organizations, legislation, statistical studies, etc.

5.75 linear feet.



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