Memories of the Memorial Day Massacre: Excerpt from “West Interview”
Ten minute excerpt of a longer interview Mollie West gave in 1995. This section recalls her experience as a witness to the Memorial Day Massacre in Chicago in 1937, where the Chicago Police Department shot and killed ten unarmed demonstrators participating in a strike against Republic Steel.
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“Excerpt from ‘West Interview,’” Loyola University Chicago Digital Special Collections, accessed [date], [hyperlink].