The 100th Anniversary of the Northern Coal Field War and the Battle at the Hecla
By Ron Buffo
April of 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the climax of a statewide coal mine labor dispute in
Colorado that culminated in the well-known Ludlow Massacre in Southern Colorado and the lesser known Northern Field conflict at the Hecla and other mines in Louisville, Superior, and Lafayette.
Consultation has concluded