Created by Eli Russell for NHD 2013
The Haymarket Affair
Labor Movement and Radicalism
The Great Railroad Strike
The Eight-Hour Workday Movement
Key Figures in the Trial
Execution and Aftermath
THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION TRANSFORMED THE WORLD, AND THE WINDY CITY
WAS NO EXCEPTION.
Bouncing back from the crippling Great Chicago Fire of 1871, the city expanded
into a financial capital and immigrant hub.
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aspects of Chicagoan life after
the Industrial Revolution.
The Immigrant Experience
THE LABOR MOVEMENT and radicalism
The great railroad strike
The EIGHT-HOUR Movement
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