Great Railroad Strike of 1877In the Great Strike of 1877, a labor dispute between workers and the Pennsylvania Railroad Company set off a popular uprising. Militiamen were called in to put down the strike and clashed with disgruntled citizens. On the second day of the conflict, the Philadelphia militia retreated eastward, pursued by angry Pittsburgh residents.
|Placed By||The Howling Mob Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 6:28am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 588171 N 4479879|
|Decimal Degrees||40.46491667, -79.95998333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 27.895', W 79° 57.599'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 27' 53.70" N, 79° 57' 35.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3917-3953 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15224, US|
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