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Title Labor – Republic Steel Memorial Day riot
Reference MSTayl66, Series 1, Box 2, Folder 22
Library University of Illinois at Chicago Library, Special Collections
Collection Name Lea Demarest Taylor Papers
Collection Overview This collection contains correspondence, memos, articles, speeches, annual reports, minutes of meetings, and photographs. The material pertains to the operation and activities of the Chicago Commons, the Chicago Federation of Settlements and the National Federation of Settlements. The collection also includes writings by Graham Taylor.
Series Description Series 1: Subject Files. This series contains folders based on topics of significance to Lea Taylor (1883-1975), head resident of the Chicago Commons.
Date Jun-Aug 1937
Document Type Correspondence; Newspaper; Poster; Periodical
Theme(s) Employment and Labour; Protest and Race Riots
Keywords religion, riots, unemployment, government, police brutality, violence, legal cases
Places Chicago, Illinois
Organisations/Associations Lawyer's Guild; Citizens Emergency Committee on Industrial Relations; Chicago Citizens Rights Committee
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