A letter of recommendation addressed to The Watson Fellowship and The Graduate Funds Committees at Reed College, for Liza Hirsch, a young woman who had been since 1965 "deeply involved with the cause of the United Farm Workers.[A]t the age of 10 or 11 [she] was helping us from her and my home town of San Jose and coming to Delano.She was the really outstanding young person in the strike when it came to being resourceful and creative.she has also worked in the Legal and Organizing Departments of our Union. She has demonstrated a growing talent for grasping political concepts, acquiring organizing skills and leading others in difficult activities." A thoroughly interesting and warm recommendation. Liza Hirsch became a prominent labor lawyer, representing musicians unions. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Typed letter signed ("Cesar E. Chavez"). ...
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