1892 Important Historic PITTSBURGH, PA CARNEGIE STEEL WORKERS HOMESTEAD STRIKE Photographic Stereoview. Identification on mount reads; "The great Carnegie Mills.--Strikers on the look-out. Homestead, Pa, U.S.A.". Published by J. F. Jarvis of Washington, D.C. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, 1892. The Homestead Strike was a dispute between the Carnegie Steel Company and the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers trade union. A battle occurred between the strikers and 300 Pinkerton hired guards, which resulted in the deaths of 7 Pinkertons and 9 strikers, plus many more injuries. The Pennsylvania state militia was called upon to put an end to the hostilities, and the AA union was defeated. Approximate mount size is 7" x 3-1/2". Condition: light soiling, occasional scuffs and edge wear. Domestic: Flat-rate of $7.15 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from Pennsylvania
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