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Violence in the West : the Johnson County Range War and the Ludlow Massacre : a brief history with documents

Author: Marilynn S Johnson
Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martins, ©2009.
Series: Bedford series in history and culture.
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Popular portrayals have long depicted the American frontier of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as a 'Wild West' marked by violence. This compelling volume by Marilynn Johnson  Read more...

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Johnson, Marilynn S.
Violence in the West.
Boston : Bedford/St. Martins, ©2009
(OCoLC)755225721
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilynn S Johnson
ISBN: 0312445792 9780312445799
OCLC Number: 230197638
Description: xv, 174 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Part one : Introduction : the American west : a violent land? --
The range wars --
The Johnson county war --
The mining wars --
The Colorado coal strike --
The taming of the west --
Part two : the documents --
The Johnson county war : Cattle raising on the plains of North America, 1885 / Walter Baron Von Richthofen ; The rustler, 1897 / Emerson Hough ; Frontier trails, 1930 / Frank M. Canton ; The waterloo of the Barons, 1892 / Oscar "Jack" Flagg ; Two notorious characters hanged for cattle stealing, 1889 / Cheyenne Daily Sun ; Neither of them ever stole a cow, 1955 / John H. Fales ; My life on the range, 1924 / John Clay ; The banditti of the plains, 1894 / Asa Shinn Mercer ; Riding with the regulators, 1892 / Sam Clover ; The siege at the TA Ranch, 1892 / Oscar "Jack" Flagg ; Time for decided action (editorial), 1892 / Cheyenne Daily Leader ; It is tough (editorial), 1892 / Cheyenne Daily Sun ; The Wyoming cattle war, 1892 / F.A. Meredith ; The Suggs affair, 1892 / Officers of the ninth cavalry ; The trial of the invaders, 1894 / Asa Shinn Mercer ; The invasion song, 1890 --
The Colorado coal strike : Strike resolutions, 1913 / United mine workers of America, district 15 ; Report on the Colorado strike, 1915 / George P. West, U.S. Commission on industrial relations ; Correspondence on the Colorado fuel and iron company and the Colorado strike, 1913 / Office of John D. Rockefeller Jr. and L.M. Bowers ; Governor Elias M. Ammons, spineless tool of the coal operators (cartoon), 1914 / United mine workers of America ; Militarism in Colorado, 1914 / Colorado state federation of labor ; In Rockefeller's prisons, 1925 / Mother Jones ; The January 22 riot, 1914 / Rocky Mountain news and united mine workers journal ; The battle of Ludlow, 1914 / Colorado adjutant general ; Escape from Ludlow, 1971 / Mary Thomas O'Neal ; Under fire in the Ludlow tent colony, 1914 / Pearl Jolly ; Affidavit given to the commission on industrial relations, 1914 / William Snyder ; The killing of Louis Tikas, 1914 / Godfrey Irwin ; Class war in Colorado, 1914 / John Sloan ; Labor and capital --
partners, 1916 / John D. Rockefeller Jr. --
Part three : Epilogue : remembering Johnson county and Ludlow.
Series Title: Bedford series in history and culture.
Responsibility: Marilynn S. Johnson.

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