Copper Opera, A: The Butte Miner's Strike Of 1917

"A Copper Opera" chronicles the Butte miners' strike of 1917. With the aid of old photos and film clips it tells a tale of murder, politics and intrigue as workers fight for better working conditions. Former Montana congressman Pat Williams a native of Butte, narrates. Produced by Ray Eckness at KUFM-TV. (First Aired Monday, January 26, 1998)

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