Chicago anarchists on trial evidence from the Haymarket Affair, 1886-1887 / Chicago Historical Society

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Subjects: Haymarket Square Riot, Chicago, Ill., 1886--Sources
Trials (Anarchy)--Illinois--Chicago--19th century
Anarchism--Illinois--Chicago--19th century
Labor movement--United States--History--19th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Computer files -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress, 2001-
LC Classification: H, HX
Alternate Titles: Evidence from the Haymarket Affair, 1886-1887
American memory
Additional Authors: Chicago Historical Society
Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
Notes: LCCN: 2001561575
Computer File Characteristics: Electronic data
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Offered as part of the American Memory online resource compiled by the National Digital Library Program of the Library of Congress
"LC/Ameritech Award Winner"
Summary: Presents more than 3,800 images of original manuscripts, broadsides, photographs, prints, and artifacts relating to the Haymarket Affair, a violent confrontation between Chicago police and labor protesters in 1886. Covers the May 4, 1886 meeting and bombing; the trial, conviction, and subsequent appeals of those accused of inciting the bombing; and the execution of four of the convicted and the later pardon of the remaining defendants. Features a searchable transcript of the murder trial. Includes twenty-four images of three-dimensional artifacts, including contemporary Chicago Police Department paraphernalia, labor banners, and an unexploded bomb casing
Partial contents: Haymarket affair chronology -- The dramas of Haymarket -- Autobiographies of two defendants
OCLC Number: 47265595