Image ID
ICHi-089137
Headline
Heads Off
Date Depicted
1892
Creator
Wittemann, A. (Adolph), 1845-1938.
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
publications
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-089137
Inventory Number
F38MB .W7
Storage Location
Library: Views in the Chicago Stock Yards and Packing Houses : Indelible Photographs.
Horizon Bib. No.
207905
Max Pixels - Height
5246
Max Pixels - Width
6688
KEYWORDS
HeadsOff.tif
Automation
Butchering
Chicago (Ill.) Stock Yards
Industrialization
Meat Processing
Union Stock Yards
Disassembly Line
Workers
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heads off

Image of multiple Chicago (Ill.) Stock Yard workers removing the heads of cattle being butchered. Two cow carcasses hang from the ceiling on the right side of the image, while a worker pulls a cart full of heads away from them on the right side of the image, Chicago, Illinois, 1892.

Image of multiple Chicago (Ill.) Stock Yard workers removing the heads of cattle being butchered. Two cow carcasses hang from the ceiling on the right side of the image, while a worker pulls a cart full of heads away from them on the right side of the image, Chicago, Illinois, 1892.