Coffins of the children and others who died in the rush to exit the Italian Hall surrounded by mourners, Calumet, Michigan. The deaths occurred at a Christmas Eve party for the families of the striking miners when an unknown person yelled "fire." The exit doors were blocked and seventy-four people, including children were crushed.
J. W. Nara, Calumet, Mich.
University of Minnesota Libraries, Immigration History Research Center Archives.