United Mine Workers of America | Trinidad/Las Animas County

Dr. Beshoar’s “Day Book” of treatments for UMWA members, 1913


In Sept. and Oct., 2013, during a strike by United Mine Workers of America, Dr. Ben Beshoar kept a record of his treatments of union members and their families. He apparently traveled around to the various mining camps near Trinidad. This image shows the inside front cover and first page, with names of places and people and abbreviations for the medicines he administered.

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