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The impossible is happening Back of the Yards in Chicago. In that neighborhood next to the slaughter houses representatives from the local Chamber of Commerce, the American Legion Post, the AFL, the CIO, the Catholic Church--Protestants, Jews, Irish, Slovaks, Mexicans, Poles--are gathering together in a new kind of attempt to solve the problems of a community.  >>more...>>

Title:     Back of the Yards
Author:    Close, Kathryn
Publication:     Survey Graphic
Date:     December 1, 1940

Publisher:     Survey Associates, Inc.
Type:     Article

Listed Under:
Chicago, Illinois
Illinois
Labor
Labor Unions
Packing Industry

Notes:     Vol. 29, No. 12, p. 612