Helen Chávez gives her husband César Chávez a foot rub during a break in the 1,000 Mile March through California during the summer of 1975. The march was a 59 day trek organized by the UFW, from the Mexican border at San Ysidro to Salinas and then from Sacramento south down the Central Valley to the UFW's La Paz headquarters at Keene, southeast of Bakersfield.
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