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The Bisbee Deportation (access required)

More than 1,000 strikers were taken at gunpoint to the Warren baseball field.During the early years of the 20th century, labor unrest was rampant across the nation. In 1917 alone, more than 4,200 strikes erupted in the United States. Twenty occurred in Arizona, and nearly all were against mining companies. Conditions in which miners worked were ...

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