Image ID
DN-0000973
Headline
Crowd of primarily African American men and women by a pedestrian railroad crossing during the 1904 Stockyards Strike
Date Depicted
circa July 7 through September 9, 1904
Date Created
circa July 7 through September 9, 1904
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0000973, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784;CH_04282
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2792
Max Pixels - Width
3926
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Union Stock Yards strike, Chicago, Ill., 1904
laborers
strikes
African Americans
1960.784
CH_04282
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0000973
DN-0000973.tif
Union Stock Yard & Transit Company of Chicago
Strikebreakers
Meat industry and trade
Crowds
Illinois
New City (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Employees
Chicago
Stockyards
crowd of primarily african american men and women by a pedestrian railroad crossing during the 1904 stockyards strike

Image of a crowd of primarily African American men and women standing and sitting near a building by a pedestrian railroad crossing during the 1904 Stockyards Strike, circa July 7 through September 9, 1904. The stockyards owned by the Union Stock Yard & Transit company were located in the New City community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Image of a crowd of primarily African American men and women standing and sitting near a building by a pedestrian railroad crossing during the 1904 Stockyards Strike, circa July 7 through September 9, 1904. The stockyards owned by the Union Stock Yard & Transit company were located in the New City community area of Chicago, Illinois.

USA

4/26/2005