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John H. Cavender St. Louis Streetcar Strike Papers, 1900

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Identifier: A0251

Title: John H. Cavender St. Louis Streetcar Strike Papers, 1900

Description:

John H. Cavender was appointed to command the sheriff's posse comitatus. The streetcar strike of St. Louis was in 1900.

Papers of John H. Cavender, dated June 1-23, 1900, regarding the posse comitatus, transportation, violence reports during the strike, newsclippings of strike.

1 box (approximately 300 items)

Cite as: John H. Cavender St. Louis Streetcar Strike Papers, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: 1900

Type(s): Documentary Artifacts
Collection

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Streetcar strike (1900)
Strikes and lockouts
Cable cars (Streetcars)
Transportation
Labor
Police
Labor unions

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