Image ID
DN-0000978
Headline
Group of white and African American men standing and sitting near a delivery wagon 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-0000978, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2282
Max Pixels - Width
3255
KEYWORDS
group
men
delivery wagon
Chicago (Ill.)
Union Stock Yards strike, Chicago, Ill., 1904
1960.784
Union Stock Yard & Transit Company of Chicago
Strikebreakers
Meat industry strikes
Meat industry and trade
Stockyards
Illinois
New City (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Employees
African Americans
Chicago
Carts & wagons
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0000978.tif
group of white and african american men standing and sitting near a delivery wagon during the 1904 stockyards strike

Image of a group of white and African American men standing and sitting near a delivery wagon with a sign: Soper Box Co. during the 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 group of white and African American men standing and sitting near a delivery wagon with a sign: Soper Box Co. during the 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.

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