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Funeral of Henry Ness, a striker killed during the strike, in front of strike headquarters at 215 South Eighth Street, Minneapolis, 1934.
Minnesota National Guard at the truck drivers' strike, Minneapolis, 1934.
Police with guns on a Minneapolis street during the strike, 1934.
Strike headquarters, 1934.
Police and strikers, 1934.
Oil on board painting of strike headquarters, 1934. Painting by Jerry Hudson.
Vincent R. Dunne, strike committee member, arrested and held at the provost guard stockade at the State Fair grounds, 1934.
Tear gas being used on demonstrators during the truck drivers’ strike, 1934.
Police carrying shotguns during the truck drivers’ strike, 1934.
Street scene, Truck drivers’ strike, 1934.
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