Alberta Federation of Labour
The miners of the Pass were crucial to the birth and growth of the Alberta labour movement. Miners were faced with conditions of hardship and economic insecurity, which produced radical responses. Their struggles resulted in some of the most fundamental gains for Alberta labour, including workers’ compensation and a basic union right to be recognized in the workplace.
Feel free to download the booklet and pass on the web address so that others can learn about the fascinating history of the Crowsnest Pass.