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Legacy of the Ludlow Massacre

a chapter in American industrial relations

by Howard M. Gitelman

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • King, William Lyon Mackenzie, 1874-1950.,
    • Rockefeller, John D. 1874-1960.,
    • Company unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementH.M. Gitelman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6490.C612 U65 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 355 p. :
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2405138M
      ISBN 100812280997
      LC Control Number87035843

        years later, we remember the Ludlow Massacre and its legacy. With the help of former Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason, and a host .   The Ludlow Massacre may be a relatively obscure event of the early 20th century history of the labour movement, but it nonetheless played an important role in the unionisation of America in the forties and the fifties, and in the establishment of labor protection laws.

      Children of Ludlow is an award-winning exhibit that examines the Colorado Coalfield Strike and Ludlow Massacre through the eyes of the more than 9, children who endured the strike. The exhibit was originally part of the statewide Ludlow Centennial Commemoration.   The Ludlow massacre revisited. About seventy million years ago, when the Rocky Mountains were still rising out of the sea, coastal swamps covered much of .

      Legacy of the Ludlow Massacre: A Chapter in American Industrial Relations. By H. M. Gitelman. (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, xvii + pp. $29–). Legacy of the Ludlow Massacre: A Chapter in American Industrial Relations. By Howard M. Gitelman. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press,


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the strike in Colorado had officially come to an end. The federal troops deployed in the wake of the Ludlow Massacre had also been withdrawn, and. Ludlow Massacre, attack on striking coal miners and their families by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel and Iron Company guards at Ludlow, Colorado, on Apresulting in the deaths of 25 people, including 11 children.

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