Chicago Anarchists on Trial: Evidence from the Haymarket Affair, 1886-1887 showcases more than 3,800 images of original manuscripts, broadsides, photographs, prints, and artifacts relating to the violent 1886 confrontation between Chicago police and labor

Chicago Anarchists on Trial: Evidence from the Haymarket Affair, 1886-1887 showcases more than 3,800 images of original manuscripts, broadsides, photographs, prints, and artifacts relating to the violent 1886 confrontation between Chicago police and labor

Haymarket affair - Wikipedia

Haymarket affair - Wikipedia

Haymarket affair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Haymarket affair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This place is like Valhalla for radicals.  Emma Goldman is buries a few feet away and Big Bill Haywood's ashes were scattered here.

This place is like Valhalla for radicals. Emma Goldman is buries a few feet away and Big Bill Haywood's ashes were scattered here.

Haymarket affair - A map of the bombing published by the Chicago Tribune on May 5, 1886.

Haymarket affair - A map of the bombing published by the Chicago Tribune on May 5, 1886.

The Haymarket affair (also known as the Haymarket massacre or Haymarket riot) was the aftermath of a bombing that took place at a labor demonstration on Tuesday May 4, 1886, at Haymarket Square[2] in Chicago.

The Haymarket affair (also known as the Haymarket massacre or Haymarket riot) was the aftermath of a bombing that took place at a labor demonstration on Tuesday May 4, 1886, at Haymarket Square[2] in Chicago.

The Haymarket affair is generally considered significant as the origin of international May Day observances for workers.

The Haymarket affair is generally considered significant as the origin of international May Day observances for workers.

Haymarket affair - Altgeld Monument (by Borglum) erected by the Illinois Legislature in Lincoln Park, Chicago (1915)

Haymarket affair - Altgeld Monument (by Borglum) erected by the Illinois Legislature in Lincoln Park, Chicago (1915)

The Haymarket Affair and the origins of the International Workers’ Day celebration

The Haymarket Affair and the origins of the International Workers’ Day celebration

Haymarket affair  In the internationally publicized legal proceedings that followed the Haymarket Riot, eight anarchists were convicted of conspiracy. The evidence was that none of the defendants on trial had thrown the bomb. Seven were sentenced to death and one to a term of 15 years in prison. The death sentences of two of the defendants were commuted by Illinois governor Richard J. Oglesby to terms of life in prison, and another committed suicide in jail rather than face the gallows.

Haymarket affair In the internationally publicized legal proceedings that followed the Haymarket Riot, eight anarchists were convicted of conspiracy. The evidence was that none of the defendants on trial had thrown the bomb. Seven were sentenced to death and one to a term of 15 years in prison. The death sentences of two of the defendants were commuted by Illinois governor Richard J. Oglesby to terms of life in prison, and another committed suicide in jail rather than face the gallows.

Wikipedia.org/ Haymarket Affair-- (also known as the Haymarket massacre or Haymarket riot) was the aftermath of a bombing that took place at a labor demonstration on Tuesday May 4, 1886, at Haymarket Square[2] in Chicago. It began as a peaceful rally in support of workers striking for an eight-hour day and in reaction to the killing of several workers the previous day by the police. An unknown person threw a dynamite bomb at police as they acted to disperse the public meeting.

Wikipedia.org/ Haymarket Affair-- (also known as the Haymarket massacre or Haymarket riot) was the aftermath of a bombing that took place at a labor demonstration on Tuesday May 4, 1886, at Haymarket Square[2] in Chicago. It began as a peaceful rally in support of workers striking for an eight-hour day and in reaction to the killing of several workers the previous day by the police. An unknown person threw a dynamite bomb at police as they acted to disperse the public meeting.

Haymarket affair - Engraving of the seven anarchists sentenced to die for Degan's murder. An eighth defendant, Oscar Neebe, not shown here, was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Haymarket affair - Engraving of the seven anarchists sentenced to die for Degan's murder. An eighth defendant, Oscar Neebe, not shown here, was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Haymarket affair - An artist's sketch of the trial, Illinois vs. August Spies et al. (1886)

Haymarket affair - An artist's sketch of the trial, Illinois vs. August Spies et al. (1886)

The first flier calling for a rally in the Haymarket on May 4th and the revised flier for the rally.

The first flier calling for a rally in the Haymarket on May 4th and the revised flier for the rally.

Workers finish installing Gelert's statue of a Chicago policeman in Haymarket Square, 1889. The statue now stands at the Chicago Police Headquarters.

Workers finish installing Gelert's statue of a Chicago policeman in Haymarket Square, 1889. The statue now stands at the Chicago Police Headquarters.

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