Black and white photo of 2 National Guardsmen and a sheriff’s deputy guarding striking workers’ food supply building, 1929 strike
National Guard troops posing in front of Gastonia’s Central School during 1929 strike.
National Guard troops quartered at the Loray Mill during the 1929 strike. Howitzer is an M1916 37mm cannon
Black and white photograph of tent colony set up by striking workers of Loray Mill evicted from their homes during 1929 strike.
Pass issued to employees for entrance into mill during 1929 strike
Membership club for mill-sponsored athletic club
Black and white photograph of 9 strike leaders and participants acquitted after their trial for the murder of Chief Aderholt in the 1929 Loray Strike. 7 other strikers were ultimately convicted of the murder.