Coxey, Jacocb

A Detachment Of Coxey's Army Spent The Forenoon Of Saturday With Us

Keysville, Va.

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https://www.thoughtco.com/coxeys-army-march-of-unemployed-workers-1773910

 








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  • Jacob Coxey says:

    National unemployment led Jacob S. Coxey, a wealthy Ohio quarry owner and a score of supporters to march on Washington, D.C. They demanded that the government relieve unemployment by a public works program. Inflationary, supported by $500 million in legal tender notes to be issued by the Treasury.