The Labor Trail
is the product of a joint effort to showcase the many generations of dramatic struggles and working-class life in the Chicago area's rich and turbulent past. The Trail's neighborhood tours invite you to get acquainted with the events, places, and people -- often unsung -- who have made the city what it is today. In addition, the statewide map is just a starting point for further exploration of Illinois' labor heritage. We invite you to report new themes for research and investigation on both the city and state level.    More...

Interactive Labor Trail

Begin your journey on the Interactive Labor Trail by clicking the map above.

Want it straight from the source? Watch labor history videos, such as Beyond Haymarket and Pullman, or listen to audio, including The Haymarket Affair with William J. Adelman. Be sure to explore the many other resources on the Labor Trail.


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