S.F. Chronicle Labor Editor Dick Meister (center) with Chron Reporters / 1967
Note from the Publisher
In addition to this “Dick Meister Archive” presented here as part of the 50th Anniversary Project – and mostly all written after the death of Cesar Chavez in 1993 - the Farmworker Movement Documentation Project has compiled all of Dick Meister’s farmworker movement-related writing between 1965 and 2009 and it may be found in the “Dick Meister Labor Writer Archive”
A recently uncovered Dick Meister interview with Cesar Chavez (September 26, 1972) may be found at the close of this chapter underneath the radio commentary photo of Dick Meister.
Dick Meister Archive
Farm Worker Columns / 2001-2012
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A collection of columns, articles and radio scripts on farm labor by Dick Meister, former Labor Editor of the San Francisco Chronicle and KQED-TV Newsroom. Co-author of “A Long Time Coming: The Struggle to Unionize America’s Farm Workers” (Macmillan 1977).
Primary source accounts: photographs, oral histories, videos, essays and historical documents from the United Farm Worker Delano Grape Strikers and the UFW Volunteers who worked with Cesar Chavez to build his farmworker movement.