The Stockyards


A Selected bibliography for The Stockyards

  • Anderson, John. "'Hog butcher for the world' opens shop."Chicago Tribune , 30 January 1997, Chicago ed.: sec. 2, p. 2.

  • Barrett, James R. Work and Community in the Jungle: Chicago's Packinghouse Workers 1894-1922. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1987.

  • Cutler, Irving. Chicago: Metropolis of the Mid-Continent. 3rd ed. Dubuque: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1982.

  • Halpern, Rick. Down on the Killing Floor: Black and White Workers in Chicago's Packinghouses, 1904-54. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

  • Hirsch, Susan, and Robert I. Goler. A City Comes of Age: Chicago in the 1890s. Chicago: Chicago Historical Society, 1990.

  • Holt, Glen E., and Dominic A. Pacyga. Chicago: A Historical Guide to the Neighborhoods: the Loop and South Side. Chicago: Chicago Historical Society, 1979.

  • Jablonsky, Thomas J. Pride in the Jungle: Community and Everyday Life in Back of the Yards Chicago. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993.

  • Liste, J. G., and George Schoettle. Union Stockyards Fire Photo Album. CHS: 1934.

  • Mahoney, Olivia. Go West! Chicago and American Expansion. Chicago: Chicago Historical Society, 1999.

  • Pacyga, Dominic. Polish Immigrants and Industrial Chicago: Workers on the South Side, 1880-1922. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1991.

  • Pacyga, Dominic, and Ellen Skerrett. Chicago: City of Neighborhoods. Chicago: Loyola University Press, 1986.

  • Parkhurst, William. History of the Yards, 1865-1953. Chicago, 1953.

  • Rice, William. "City creates nation's livestock center." Chicago Tribune, 16 July 1997, Chicago ed.: sec. 7, p. 7b.

  • Skaggs, Jimmy. Prime Cut: Livestock Raising and Meatpacking in the U.S. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1986.

  • Slayton, Robert A. Back of the Yards: The Making of a Local Democracy. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1986.

  • Street, Paul. "Packinghouse Blues." Chicago History 18, no. 3 (1989): 68-85.




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