The Great [railroad] Strike [Pittsburgh, Pa. 1877]:...  family photo

The Great [railroad] Strike [Pittsburgh, Pa. 1877]:...

The Great [railroad] Strike [Pittsburgh, Pa. 1877]: Burning of offices and machine shops, PRR; Burning and sacking freight trains, PRR; and mob outside James Bown & Son gunworks [composite of 3 scene ... show more

The Great [railroad] Strike [Pittsburgh, Pa. 1877]: Burning of offices and machine shops, PRR; Burning and sacking freight trains, PRR; and mob outside James Bown & Son gunworks [composite of 3 scenes on single page]
1 print : wood engraving.
  • Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 21, (1877 August 11), p. 629.
  • Ref. copy in LOT 4403.
  • Title and other information transcribed from caption card.
  • Caption card tracings: Riots 1877; Geogr.; Fires; Strikes...
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand

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