The 1877 Railroad Strike in Baltimore

TitleThe 1877 Railroad Strike in Baltimore
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsBarry, Bill
PublisherCreateSpace
CitySeattle, WA
Keywordshistory, immigration, industrial workers, railroad, railroad strike, strike, worker organizations
Abstract

This history of the first national strike also covers issues like state and federal power, the role of industrial workers, the development of railroads, immigration and the different forms of worker organizations in the period after the Civil War.