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The Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency


1902

Baldwin-Felts Agency helped break a strike in the New River Field

Other events that happened on or around 1902

1912

Baldwin-Felts Agency attempted to end the Paint Creek-Cabin Creek strike

Other events that happened on or around 1912

May 19, 1920

The Matewan Massacre occurred

Aug 01, 1921

Sid Hatfield and Ed Chambers were shot and murdered by Baldwin-Felts detectives at McDowell County Courthouse in Welch

Aug 24, 1921

The Miners' March began

Other events that happened on or around August 24, 1921

1936

Death of William G. Baldwin

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1937

Death of Thomas L. Felts

Other events that happened on or around 1937


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