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    • Cripple Creek strike

    • A large crowd watches the armed Colorado National Guard escort striking members of the Western Federation of Miners from the depot to the court house, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Sign on the National Hotel, corner of 4th and Bennett, reads: "National...
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • One of the camps in the Cripple Creek District, Colorado set up by the Colorado National Guard to combat a labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners. Shows men in uniform among several tents.
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • Cripple Creek District courtroom before opening of court during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, with Lieutenant T. E. McClelland and attorneys Eugene Engley and Murphy.
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Camp El Paso

    • Colorado National Guard, including one African-American, posted at Camp El Paso during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. They stand in front of tents with swords, pistols, bugles, and an...
    • Yelton & Wisda Photo.
    • 1903
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners labor strike. Shows stacks of lumber, railroad tracks, houses, mining buildings, and tailings.
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    • 1903
    • Troop D

    • Colorado National Guard Troop D on horseback in front of a railroad cars in Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado to combat the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners. Painted on freight car: "D. & R. G. 1446."
    • Yelton & Wisda Photo.
    • 1903
    • Cripple Creek labor strike

    • Colorado National Guard camp during the Western Federation of Miners labor strike, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Shows: horses, gazebo and tents in camp; houses and two large buildings, possibly hotels, on hill and the remains of a stone...
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    • 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • A crowd gathers around the Colorado National Guard on Bennett Avenue, Teller County, Cripple Creek, Colorado, during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Signs on business buildings read: "Benedict's Assay Office", "Newport", "New York Life...
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    • 1903 September 6
    • Guards at Stratton's Independence mine in sluice way

    • Colorado National Guard is posted in front of Winfield Scott Stratton's Independence Mine during the Western Federation of Miners strike, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. One man sits with his feet in the sluice; tailings in background.
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    • 1903
    • Camp Hull city placer at Independence.

    • Colorado National Guard at Camp Hull, Independence Mine, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Shows log cabins and dirt road.
    • Yelton & Wisda Photo.
    • 1903
    • Labor strike

    • African-American men prepare and serve food in a Colorado National Guard camp during the Westerner Federation of Miners labor strike, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Shows camp stoves, pans, and vent pipes.
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    • 1903
    • Troop D recruits from Meeker

    • Militia Troop D, from Meeker, Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners labor strike, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Ed Arnold is first on right.
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    • 1903
    • Court house scene at Cripple Creek

    • A crowd of people is gathered outside the Gold Mining Stock Exchange building at 373-379 East Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado, during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Signs read: "G.R. Lewis & Co.," "Benedict's...
    • Yelton & Wisda Photo.
    • [1903 September 21]
    • Colorado National Guard soldiers lynch labor sympathizer

    • Colorado National Guard soldiers prepare to lynch a man during a labor strike in Cripple Creek, Colorado. The soldiers are positioned throughout the room and many hold rifles with bayonets. One National Guardsman holds the end of a rope that is...
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    • [1904]
    • Co. H, 1st Colorado infantry, Camp Elkton

    • Company H, First Colorado Infantry, pose with rifles at Camp Elkton, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Shows buildings with signs: "Hen[ry] George, Cigar" and circus advertisements for "Tuesday...
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    • 1903

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