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The Clifton-Morenci strike

labor difficulty in Arizona, 1915-1916

by James R. Kluger

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Strikes and lockouts -- Copper mining -- Arizona

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] James R. Kluger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5325.M73 1915.A7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination94 p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5314768M
      ISBN 100816502676
      LC Control Number72116692

        Robert H. Zieger; The Clifton-Morenci Strike: Labor Difficulty in Arizona – By James R. Kluger. (Tuscon: University of Arizona Press, 94 pp. IllAuthor: Robert H. Zieger.   There was a strike in Clifton, Morenci and Metcalf in led by the Western Federation of Miners. Then Jerome and Bisbee, The IWW organized and called a strike, a very successful strike. President Wilson had refused to send in federal troops at local request, and appointed the Arizona governor to mediate instead, just imagine.

      This book traces the history of the area's mineral discoveries by cavalry troops in the s, to when copper miners at the Morenci area mines worked with a shovel in one hand and a gun in the other to protect themselves from outlaws and from Geronimo's Apache band, and then on to the bad economic times of the Great Depression. Also, Clifton and nearby Morenci were the setting for the Arizona Copper Mine Strike of , which lasted nearly three years and resulted in the governor calling in the National Guard, replacement of most of the striking workers and the largest decertification of Unions in U.S. History. In the latest data available, the mining operation at.

      14Colquhoun, History of the Clifton-Morenci Mining District, p. 15Colquhoun, Early History, pp. Later Colonel Bennett was appointed justice of the peace. He attended to marriages, baptisms, divorces, etc. In Colquhoun’s opinion his job was a sinecure since the .   In , low copper prices prompted Phelps Dodge to lay off some workers and reduce working hours for the remaining workers at its copper mine in Clifton-Morenci. The mine workers’ union called a strike, and when Phelps Dodge and the union could not agree on a resolution, the company began to replace striking union workers with non-union workers.


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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Notes on outcomes: While the strike did not win the workers their demands, Mexican laborers continued to organize and ultimately, over the years, their wages increased, though they did not reach the full extent of the white American wages.

From its start inMexican labor was essential to the Clifton-Morenci mine in Eastern Arizona. From the Chicago Day Book: Clifton-Morenci Strike in Arizona Is Settled.

From Day Book of February 4th: NO BLOODSHED IN THE MOST REMARKABLE STRIKE IN HISTORYNational & local leaders of the Western Federation of Miners. Back row, 2nd & 3rd from left: Charles Moyer-WFM President. The Clifton-Morenci Strike, Labor Difficulty in Arizona, by Kluger, James R and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The strike that paralyzed the mining camps of Clifton and Morenci during 16 and gained nationwide attention was one of the most remarkable that ever occurred in the West.

During an era when physical violence, death, and property destruction were almost accepted elements of Western labor difficulties, this walkout was peaceful. The Clifton-Morenci strike labor difficulty in Arizona, by James R. Kluger. Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson.

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During an era when physical violence, death, and property destruction were almost accepted elements. Negotiations between Phelps Dodge and the unions failed to reach an agreement, and a strike began on midnight of J including workers from Morenci, Ajo, Clifton, and Douglas, Arizona.

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During an era when physical violence, death, and property destruction were almost accepted elements of Western labor difficulties, this walkout was peaceful. With few exceptions, law and order continually predominated. The Clifton-Morenci-Metcalf strike proved significant because it illustrated a struggle over issues of identity, class, race, and ethnicity.

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