Cattle, Fire, & the Chicago Stockyards

David Seibert>LPL Interviews N-Z>LPL Interviews K-Z, Segment 9

Cattle, Fire, & the Chicago Stockyards,

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Discussion of how the Chicago Fire influenced the Illinois livestock industry. Out West, brought cattle shipped back east to Chicago via railhead in Kansas. Stockyards was the largest in world, millions of cattle.