From the Archives: 45 rpm record of songs from the Coors Brewery strike and boycott

In 1977, Coors Brewery workers went on strike over a host of grievances, and today the Auraria Library Special Collections Department contains a small collection of materials from the Coors Boycott and Strike Support Coalition of Colorado. With letters of solidarity, financial documents, receipts, product orders and a variety of promotional items ranging from comic books to stickers warning "Coors Beer not pasteurized," the collection documents a campaign that, in today's circumstances, might have existed merely as a change.org petition. But since happened in the '70s, the strikers also made music, like this 45 rpm record labeled "Coors Brewery Strike Songs."

See also: - From the Archives: "Boycott Coors Beer" comic book from 1977 - From the Archives: the periodicals of pot - Joe Coors is not a beer -- and not a good landlord, either, claims disgruntled tenant

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