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Strikers

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Labor Movements, Labor Unions [A group of people stand in front of a sandstone building carrying signs that read: "We mean Hietala, Brander, Mikko, Pietila, Alane, Warmanen, Reinikainen" "No Red Flag For Us", "We Mean What We Say", "40,000 Finns Demand Mikko Must Go", "We Want Work, Peace, Plenty - Not Agitators".]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


Powder House

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike era photograph of a young man walking past a cord wood powder house.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Labor Disputes - Strike Parade

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike parade marches through downtown Houghton. The Douglass building can be seen as well as several other buildings on Shelden Avenue.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Country Strike Scene

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Strike Scene - Calumet, Michigan. [People of all ages gather to stike on the streets of Calumet.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Country Strike Scene

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Strike Scene - Calumet, Michigan. [People of all ages gather to stike on the streets of Calumet.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


1913-1914 Strike Gathering

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [1913 Copper Country Stirke. People are gathered in front of some store fronts during a demonstration, while some of them hold signs.]

Scanned: September 22, 2014


Miners' Parade

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Miners' parade during the Copper Country Stike. Marchers are on Quincy Street in Hancock, Michigan.

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Letter from Pastor of Hungarian Reformed Church

Buildings, Church Buildings, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners [Letter from pastor, Andrew Urban of the Hungarian Reformed Church, inquiring about employment for church members following the strike.

Scanned: October 5, 2010


Mining Strike

Labor Movements, Labor Unions, Miners, Copper Miners, Buildings [Some of the picketers are shown. One carries a sign "One Man Machine - Our Agitator". Another carries a sign requesting "We Demand Higher Wages and Better Working Conditions." Another sign states "Something just as good. Miners ask for bread Jim offers lead" written below a drawing of a man. The group is gathered outside of Dunn's and the office of the Calumet Miners Union No. 203 W. F. of M.]

Scanned: October 21, 2009