On August 19, 1959, Mine-Mill Workers went on strike against the Anaconda Company after failed negotiations. Miners from Butte, Anaconda, Great Falls, and Helena set up pickets around the company’s mining properties. After 181 days, the strike ended, and miners could return to work on February 16, 1960. The 1959 strike was the second-longest in the history of Butte.
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