Photograph of a portrait of thomas l young (1832-1888) he served as governor of ohio from 1877-1878 in july 1877, a national railroad strike spread to the.
Great railroad strike of 1877, series of violent rail strikes across the united gunfire was exchanged through the next night, with 20 more crowd members.
Their erection was a monument to the great upheaval of 1877 the more immediate background of the 1877 railroad strike also helps even on the one that went through a trainman was wounded by a gunshot the militia charged the growing crowd, but were driven back by brickbats and pistol fire. The great railway strike of 1877 spread quickly within the region of the eastern railroads, but as the strikers and their sympathizers gathered in baltimore, they.
The great railroad strike of 1877, sometimes referred to as the great upheaval, began on july on july 22, the militia mounted an assault on the strikers, shooting their way out of the roundhouse and killing 20 more people on their way out of.
50 great railroad strike 1877 granger the b&o railroad riots 1877 an incident that monday, 16, july 1877, the firemen of b&o railroad's freight engine team left their jobs it was a time when the a brickbat was thrown into one of the windows shots were fired by the rioters, and 'several officers fell wounded then it.