Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Denver-Stockyards
Denver-Stockyards
TitleDenver-Stockyards
Alternative TitleStockyards
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionView of the stockyards around Swift & Co., a meat processing plant. Cattle are in many of the pens and bales of hay are piled on the rails between the pens. The offices of John Clay & Co. and The Denver Live Stock Co. can be seen. There is an elevated passageway over the pens which rises to a platform next to the plant. A large sign beyond the platform says "Sheep Market."
Note 1Photograph titles supplied from Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Granger project scrapbook captions.
Note 2Selected photographs published in Granger country : a pictorial social history of the Burlington Railroad / edited by Lloyd Lewis and Stanley Pargellis. Boston : Little, Brown, 1949.
TypeStillImage
Subject 1Swift & Company
Subject 2Denver Live Stock Co.
Subject 3John Clay & Co.
Subject 4Stockyards -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject 5Packing-houses -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject 6Cattle pens -- Colorado -- Denver
Coverage (Spatial) 1Denver (Colo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 239.781044, -104.971573
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1526
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1148 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2010-03-05
PublisherNewberry Library
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
FilenameCBQGR1526.jpg
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