This Day in History — 1886 Haymarket Affair

On this day in 1886, a Civil War veteran from Texas, Albert Richard Parsons, was accused along with several others of a conspiracy to murder in Chicago, Illinois. Albert had served in the Civil War under the units in Texas commanded by his brothers. First under a captain in the infantry and then as cavalry […]

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