Image ID
DN-C-8769
Headline
Police confronting strikers during the 1937 Republic Steel Strike
Date Depicted
May 30, 1937
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-A-, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784;CH_03649
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
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police confronting strikers during the 1937 republic steel strike

Police confronting strikers outside Republic Steel during what became known as the Memorial Day Massacre, Chicago, Illinois, May 30, 1937.

Police confronting strikers outside Republic Steel during what became known as the Memorial Day Massacre, Chicago, Illinois, May 30, 1937.

USA

10/14/2011