Introduction | The Fire | New Capitol | The Strike | Cornerstones | Activities
The Strike | Andreas Risem | Photos
In February 1933, common laborers
pour cement on the capitol roof.
Strikers picket capitol grounds. May 1933.
These National Guard officers patrolled the
capitol grounds during the strike.
Adjutant General Herman Brocopp stands at left.
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Strikers gather in front of the capitol
to discuss their situation.
Strikers attack a delivery truck on May 24.
Several men were injured and strikers were jailed.
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Photographer Andreas Risem identified the speaker
addressing this group of strikers as a communist.
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Strikers are notified of a settlement and all workers are anxious to resume work on the building.
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