Posts Tagged: Labor

Massacre 1913

On December 24, 1913, seventy-three people were trampled to death. Fifty nine of the dead were children. That Christmas Eve, 500 striking copper miners and their families were having a Christmas party at Calumet’s Italian Hall located in Calumet, Michigan when one of the scabs poked his head through the door to yell, “Fire!” There… Read more »