Bay View Rolling Mill : The Reason We Exist
Description:
Copy of photograph of Bay View Rolling Mill, circa 1887.
The mill was known as the North Chicago Rolling Mill at the time.

What's the story?:
Two thousand employees worked at the mill at the height of its operation. They toiled from 6am until 6pm, six days a week. As we will see later, many were not happy with having such long hours of work, and set out to do something about it.

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