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The Baltimore riot of 1968, coinciding with riots in other cities, followed the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. Public order was not restored until April 12, 1968.
A total of 11,000 Maryland National Guard and federal troops were ordered into the city.The construction of the federally funded National Road (which later became part of U. Route 40) and the private Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B.& O.) made Baltimore a major shipping and manufacturing center by linking the city with major markets in the Midwest.Baltimore saw the first casualties of the war on April 19, 1861, when Union Soldiers en route from the President Street Station to Camden Yards clashed with a secessionist mob in the Pratt Street Riot.
In the midst of the Long Depression which followed the Panic of 1873, the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad company attempted to lower its workers' wages, leading to strikes and riots in the city and beyond.Strikers clashed with the National Guard, leaving 10 dead and 25 wounded.