What was the result of strikes?
Between 1881-1905 American workers staged 36,757 strikes. The Molly Maguires carried out intimidations, vandalism, violence and some murders. July 14, 1877 was the largest strike in the workd. The 'Great Uprising,' of railroad workers began in Matinsburg, WV and spread to Baltimore, Phili, and Chicago. Violence on both sides. Some terminal buildings were destroyed.