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The Road to Ludlow: Breaking the 1913-14 Southern Colorado Coal Strike

Event Type: InfoZone
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 5/1/2014
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 Anthony DeStefanis, Assistant Professor of History at Otterbein University who received his PhD from the College of William and Mary in 2004 and specializes in modern U.S. history with an emphasis on labor and the working class. Dr. DeStefanis’ current research uses the Colorado National Guard to examine military strikebreaking. His book manuscript in progress is titled “Guarding the Empire: Soldier Strikebreakers on the Long Road to the Ludlow Massacre.” His most recent article entitled “The Road to Ludlow: Breaking the 1913-14 Southern Colorado Coal Strike” was published in the Journal of the Historical Society in September 2012. This program is co-sponsored by the Pueblo Archeological and Historical Society.
Library: Rawlings    Map
Location: InfoZone Theater
Contact: Maria Tucker
Contact Number: 719-562-5626
Presenter: Anthony DeStefanis