Homestead Strike - Strike supported by the American Federation of Labor. Ended when the Governor of Pennsylvania sent a mafia to stop it.

When Union Workers Captured the Pinkertons Sent to Break Their Strike

Homestead Strike - Strike supported by the American Federation of Labor. Ended when the Governor of Pennsylvania sent a mafia to stop it.

This is from the Homestead Strike! I didn't hear about it until long after it was over. I feel so awful for the steel-workers.

This is from the Homestead Strike! I didn't hear about it until long after it was over. I feel so awful for the steel-workers.

Steelworkers Working Conditions pgh pa | detailed history of the 1892 strike of workers at the Carnegie Steel ...

Steelworkers Working Conditions pgh pa | detailed history of the 1892 strike of workers at the Carnegie Steel ...

This is so true. Carnegie is pulling in massive profits, but still he cuts our pay!

This is so true. Carnegie is pulling in massive profits, but still he cuts our pay!

The Homestead Strike of 1892. Sucks to be Carnegie. Good thing my workers will never strike on me.

The Homestead Strike of 1892. Sucks to be Carnegie. Good thing my workers will never strike on me.

The Homestead Strike was a bloody labor confrontation lasting 143 days in 1892, one of the most serious in U.S. history. The conflict was centered on Carnegie Steel's main plant in Homestead, Pennsylvania, & grew out of a dispute between the National Amalgamated Assoc of Iron & Steel Workers of the United States & the Carnegie Steel Company.  Carnegie left on a trip to Scotland before the unrest peaked. Carnegie left mediation of the dispute in the hands of his associate & partner Henry…

The Homestead Strike was a bloody labor confrontation lasting 143 days in 1892, one of the most serious in U.S. history. The conflict was centered on Carnegie Steel's main plant in Homestead, Pennsylvania, & grew out of a dispute between the National Amalgamated Assoc of Iron & Steel Workers of the United States & the Carnegie Steel Company. Carnegie left on a trip to Scotland before the unrest peaked. Carnegie left mediation of the dispute in the hands of his associate & partner Henry…

This is a picture of the Homestead Strike. Many other workers and I went on strike due to a pay cut of about 23%.

This is a picture of the Homestead Strike. Many other workers and I went on strike due to a pay cut of about 23%.

Homestead Strike. Andrew Carnegie Industrial Lockout.  June 30, 1892. Major defeat for the Steel Workers Union and a setback for efforts to unionize the underpaid workers.

Homestead Strike. Andrew Carnegie Industrial Lockout. June 30, 1892. Major defeat for the Steel Workers Union and a setback for efforts to unionize the underpaid workers.

Homestead strike Carnegie shield - Homestead Strike - Wikipedia

Homestead strike Carnegie shield - Homestead Strike - Wikipedia

Andrew Carnegie. Steel. Belonged to the South Fork Fishing & Hunting club that was guilty of building a dam that caused the Johnson Flood that killed over 2,000 people.  The Homestead Strike.

Andrew Carnegie. Steel. Belonged to the South Fork Fishing & Hunting club that was guilty of building a dam that caused the Johnson Flood that killed over 2,000 people. The Homestead Strike.

U.S. History II Rise of Industry/Industrialization PowerPoint.  This is Part II.  It covers Reasons for the Rise of Industrialization in America, the Negative Effects of Industrialization (Child Labor, Low wages, unsafe working conditions, long hours), the Rise of Unions (American Federation of Labor (AFL), and Strikes (Homestead Strike, Pullman Strike).

US History II: Rise of Industry PowerPoint PART II (Aligned to VA SOLs)

U.S. History II Rise of Industry/Industrialization PowerPoint. This is Part II. It covers Reasons for the Rise of Industrialization in America, the Negative Effects of Industrialization (Child Labor, Low wages, unsafe working conditions, long hours), the Rise of Unions (American Federation of Labor (AFL), and Strikes (Homestead Strike, Pullman Strike).

In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike.

In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike.

Homestead Strike was a steel strike by the American Federation of Labor. The Governor of Pennsylvania shut them down.

Homestead Strike was a steel strike by the American Federation of Labor. The Governor of Pennsylvania shut them down.

PENNSYLVANIA Pennsylvania Exclusive Videos & Features - HISTORY.com ---- THERE ARE 5 VIDEOS, AS FOLLOWS: - HOMESTEAD STRIKE  - JOHNSTOWN DAMN TRAGEDY - DRAKES FOLLY - INSIDE EASTERN STATE PENITENTIARY - THE QUAKER PEN

PENNSYLVANIA Pennsylvania Exclusive Videos & Features - HISTORY.com ---- THERE ARE 5 VIDEOS, AS FOLLOWS: - HOMESTEAD STRIKE - JOHNSTOWN DAMN TRAGEDY - DRAKES FOLLY - INSIDE EASTERN STATE PENITENTIARY - THE QUAKER PEN

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History)  In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class  and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. TES

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History)

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History) In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. TES

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