(“Funeral of Louis Tikas, Trinidad, Colo.” by Lewis R. Dold, April 27, 1914. Courtesy of the Denver Public Library. Call number: X-60441.)

Hundreds of coal miners march in a funeral procession for Ludlow Massacre victim Louis Tikas, on North Commercial Street in Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado during the UMW labor strike against CF&I. Business signs read: “Laundry”, “Trinidad Hotel”, “[New Met]ropolitan Hotel”, “Wrigley’s Spearmint”, “Colorado [S]upply Co.”, and “The Pierce.”

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