Conditions in the Coal Mines of Colorado: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Mines and Mining ... Pursuant to H. Res. 387, a Resolution Authorizing and Directing the Committee ... to Make an Investigation, Volume 1
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1914 - Coal Miners' Strike, Colorado, 1913-1914
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