Image ID
ICHi-050122
Headline
Police confronting strikers during the 1937 Republic Steel Strike (detail)
Date Depicted
May 30, 1937
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-050122; Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
MVF: Events - Demonstrations - Strikes - Illinois - Chicago - Republic Steel Strike - 1937
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2903
Max Pixels - Width
2332
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police confronting strikers during the 1937 republic steel strike detail

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

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