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Battle of the Halsted Viaduct

When: Sun., May 2, 3 p.m. 2010
Paul Durica, of Pocket Guide to Hell Tours, presents a re-enactment of an 1877 battle between police and striking laborers, set to music by Environmental Encroachment. Period attire is encouraged, foam materials will be provided, and light refreshments will be served. The battle begins on the sidewalk at W. 16th St. and S. Halsted St.

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