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In this proclamation, Missouri Governor John Marmaduke asks union leaders and railroad officials to accept the demands of the workers and restore wages without prejudice. The Missouri Pacific Railway workers had been on strike for several months disrupting businesses and family life. Both the Missouri and Kansas governors were instrumental in ending the strike.

Creator: Marmaduke, John S.
Date: March 15, 1885

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Item Number: 212904
Call Number: Governors Office Correspondence Files Governor John A. Martin Box 29 Folder 5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 212904

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