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Photo 3: Funeral Parade for Victims of the 1913 Italian Hall Disaster.

[Photo 3: Funeral Parade for Victims of the 1913 Italian Hall Disaster.] with link to larger version of photo.(Courtesy of Michigan Technological University Archives and Copper Country Historical Collections)

Questions for Photo 3

1) What do you think this photo tells us about the Keweenaw mining community?

2) Do you think all of these people are from the same ethnic groups or different groups? Why or why not? Who do you think came to this funeral? (Refer to Reading 4 if necessary)

3) How do you think this funeral affected the strikers and the 1913 strike?


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