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Submitted by: Jeanne Walsh

In June 1898 workers in the fields near Kearney were demanding a pay increase to $1.55 per day. It was that, or nothing! What field crop was being grown that instigated this uprising?

Point here for Nancy Beach's answer ---> Celery
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