The Joseph G. Brosmer Collection
documents pro-grower, anti-union activities in the agricultural industry, primarily in
the state of California during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The types of documents
include personal correspondence with growers and other consultants, copies of labor
contracts and collective bargaining agreements, anti-union newsletters, notes from
grievance meetings, transcripts of court testimony, arbitration case documents, and
Joseph Gordon Brosmer was born in Norwich, Chenango County, New York on October 17, 1918
to parents, Leon and Helen. Brosmer spent his childhood in New York, then came west to
California sometime after 1939.
Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s)
of this collection has been transferred to California State University, Northridge.
Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of
materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by
fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the
public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright
owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The collection is open for research use.