Sentence Examples with the word Pinkerton

JOHN PINKERTON (1758-1826), Scottish archaeologist, numismatist and author, was born at Edinburgh on the 17th of February 1758.

The calling in of Pinkerton detectives from Chicago and New1690-1691-1691-16 931691-1693York to settle a strike in the Carnegie steel works at Homestead in 1892 precipitated a serious riot, in which about twenty persons were killed.