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Verso of postcard of bodies of Salistino Martinez and Klementz Chavez, Walsenburg shooting victims, Walsenburg, Colorado, January 12, 1928. | by UW Digital Collections
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Verso of postcard of bodies of Salistino Martinez and Klementz Chavez, Walsenburg shooting victims, Walsenburg, Colorado, January 12, 1928.

General Notes: Written on verso: "[Bodies of Celestino [sic] Martinez age 15 (first)

and Klementi Chevaz [sic] age 41 murdered Jan. 12th 1928 Walsenburg

Colorado. Martinez was shot in back, bullet leaving body at mid rib. Was

shot one block distant from hall. Chevas [sic] had entire upper left portion of

head blown off. The Spectator]."

 

For front of postcard, see: guides.lib.washington.edu/IWWPhotos

 

Photographer:

Unknown

 

Subjects (LCSH):

Industrial Workers of the World -- History.

Industrial Workers of the World.

   

Digital Collection:

 

Industrial Workers of the World Photograph Collection

 

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Visit the Labor Archives of Washington State, UW Special Collections reproductions and rights page for information on ordering a copy.

 

University of Washington Libraries. Labor Archives Digital Collections.

 

Related Resources:

 

Labor Archives of Washington State Website

 

Labor Archives of Washington State Collection Guide

 

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Finding aid to the Industrial Workers of the World Seattle Joint Branches Records, Labor Archives of Washington State,University of Washington Libraries Special Collections

  

Finding aid to the Industrial Workers of the World Seattle Joint Branches Records, Labor Archives of Washington State, University of Washington Libraries Special Collections

 

Finding aid to the Everett Prisoners' Defense Committee Records, Labor Archives of Washington State, University of Washington Libraries Special Collections

 

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