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History of the Chicago Stockyards

  • Whiting Public Lbrary 1735 Oliver Street Whiting, Indiana (map)

Historian Richard Lindberg will take his audience on an in-depth journey into the Chicago stockyards during a presentation at the Whiting Public Library. The stockyards operated in Chicago for more than a century, earning Chicago the nickname of “hog butcher of the world.” You can call the library at 219-659-0269 x 110 to register for this free program.