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Jacob S. Coxey
Description: Businessman and labor leader Jacob S. Coxey after he won the Republican nomination for mayor of Massillon, Ohio at the age of 76, August 12, 1931. Coxey was known as "General Coxey" and received national recognition when he led an "Industrial Army" of unemployed workers to Washington, D. C. to protest the federal government's response to the economic depression of the 1890s. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL01075
Subjects: Stark County (Ohio); Ohio History--State and Local Government
Places: Massillon (Ohio)