1/14 Homestead and Pullman Strikes

Today we examined documents from two prominent labor union strikes, both of which turned deadly, during the late 1800s.  The documents and guiding questions will help us to better understand these specific examples of rising labor unions fighting corporation management for better working conditions and lead us to think about what makes a reliable or unreliable source.

Pullman Strike Docs           Pullman Strike Handout

Homestead Strike Docs     Homestead Strik Handout