The Baltimore Railroad Strike
Archives of Maryland series: Documents for the Classroom
& Riot of 1877
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Guide to Documents:
MSA SC 2221-09-14. Fifth Regiment Infantry, Md. Nat. Guard, U. S. Volunteer. A History of the Regiment from Its First Organization to the Present Time. Baltimore: Geo. A. Meekins, 1899, selected pages. MSA SP I5427.
MSA SC 2221-09-10. Martin, Edward Winslow. The History of the
Great Riots ... .Philadelphia: National Publishing Company, 1877.
MSA SC 2221-09-09. Scharf, John Thomas. History of Maryland. Baltimore: John B. Piet, 1879, vol. III, pp. 726-745
MSA SC 2221-09-15. Wilson, Frederick T. Federal Aid in Domestic Disturbances, 1787-1903.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903, pp.
Other original Sources:
MSA SC 2221-09-16. SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Sun Collection) Baltimore: The Sun July 16, 1877 -
August 1, 1877 MSA SC 2852
MSA SC 2221-09-17. SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Daily News Collection) Hagerstown: The
Daily News July 17, 1877 - August 1, 1877. MSA SC 3612
MSA SC 2221-09-18. SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Gazette Collection) Baltimore: The Gazette, July 16,
1877 - July 25, 1877 MSA SC 3301
MSA SC 2221-09-19. SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
(Baltimore American and Commercial Advertiser Collection) Baltimore
American & Commercial Advertiser July 16, 1877
- August 1, 1877 MSA SC 4109
MSA SC 2221-09-20. Detail
from a Charity Organization Society map of Baltiimore, ca. 1880
showing the area where the riot took place and indicating the probable
police district boundaries. From a private collection, ecp-26-371.
MSA SC 2221-09-21. BALTIMORE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT (Criminal Docket, Middle District), ff. 420-423, covering July 21, 1877 through July 23, 1877, MSA C 2109-3.
MSA SC 2221-09-22. Journal of Proceedings of the House of Delegates of Maryland, January Session, 1878. Annapolis: George Colton, 1878, pp. 1406-1409.
MSA SC 2221-09-23. Document A. Message of John Lee Carroll, Governor of Maryland to
the General Assembly at its Regular Session, January, 1877, pp. 13-23.
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