The Pullman Strike: The Story of a Unique Experiment and of a Great Labor Upheaval
The history of the Pullman Strike of 1894, including information about George Pullman and his model workers' town, press portrayals of the strike, federal intervention, Governor Altgeld's position, public opinion, and the national repercussions created by the strike.
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THE PULLMAN PALACE CAR COMPANY
GROWTH OF THE MODEL TOWN
ORIGIN OF THE PULLMAN STRIKE
THE AMERICAN RAILWAY UNION AND THE GENERAL MANAGERS ASSOCIATION
THE STORM BREAKS
THE POLICY OF ILLINOIS OFFICIALS
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