The Baltimore Railroad Strike
Archives of Maryland series: Documents for the Classroom
& Riot of 1877
Maryland State Archives
350 Rowe Boulevard
Annapolis, MD 21401
to examine the causes and consequences of the strike against the Baltimore
& Ohio Railroad in the summer of 1877
to relate the strike and ensuing riots to events nationwide and
to place the events in Baltimore into the larger context of what one historian
has called the Year of Violence
The Archives of Maryland: Documents for the Classroom series
of the Maryland State Archives was designed and developed by Dr. Edward
C. Papenfuse and Dr. M. Mercer Neale. This packet was prepared and introduced
by Dr. Papenfuse with production assistance from R. J. Rockefeller, Lynne
MacAdam, Paula Brown, Chris Haley, and other members of the Archives staff.
MSA SC 2221-09. Publication no. 1797.
© 1997-1999 Maryland State Archives;
rev. February 1999.
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