Image ID
DN-0000985
Headline
Men working with cattle carcasses hanging in a slaughter house in the stockyards
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-0000985, 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
2092
Max Pixels - Width
2855
KEYWORDS
1960.784
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
African Americans
Union Stock Yard & Transit Company of Chicago
Union Stock Yards strike, Chicago, Ill., 1904
Union Stock Yards strike, Chicago, Ill., 1921
Slaughtering and slaughter houses
Meat industry
DN-0000985.tif
men working with cattle carcasses hanging in a slaughter house in the stockyards

Men, primarily African American, working with cattle carcasses hanging in a slaughter house in the stockyards. The stockyards owned by the Union Stock Yard & Transit Company were located in the New City community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image was probably taken at the time of the Stockyards Strike, circa July 7 through September 9, 1904.

Men, primarily African American, working with cattle carcasses hanging in a slaughter house in the stockyards. The stockyards owned by the Union Stock Yard & Transit Company were located in the New City community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image was probably taken at the time of the Stockyards Strike, circa July 7 through September 9, 1904.

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