One Life: Dolores Huerta at the Smithsonian

Exhibit Opening – Dolores Huerta at the Smithsonian Last October in a blog post, I announced that the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C. had acquired Harvey Richards’ photo of Dolores Huerta taken in 1965 during the grape strike for use in … Continue reading

Plaza de Cultura y Artes Exhibit on Dolores Huerta Opens Today

 The Harvey Richards Media Archive is please to reprint the press release by La Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles announcing their exhibit on Dolores Huerta which begins today, April 10, 2014.  Check it out! Press Release Exhibition: ¡Viva … Continue reading

Farm Workers Civil Rights in California

“Open Mind” Civil Rights Issue Features Harvey Richards’ Photos The Fall 2013 issue of Open Mind, A Publication of Cal Humanities, is about civil rights in California.  In using the Harvey Richards photo taken during the 1966 March to Sacramento, … Continue reading

Dolores Huerta, Then and Now

Dolores Huerta is so deserving of the medal of freedom, bestowed here on May 30, 2012 by President Obama. On September 24, 1965, she stood on top of a car during the grape strike, calling workers out of the fields to … Continue reading