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Haymarket Affair, Chicago

Haymarket Affair - Chicago, Illinois
Haymarket Affair
North Desplaines Street between West Lake Street & West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60130Map
Haymarket Square
+1 312 744 2400
Overview

The Haymarket Affair is also known as the Haymarket Riot or massacre. What started as a rally on 4th May 1886 in Chicago, became violent followed by internationally publicized legal proceedings. The monument is created in the memory of the who died in the bomb blast. Hordes of tourists visit this place to pay their respect to the departed souls.

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