Haymarket Square, Chicago

Haymarket Square, Chicago Illinois


Stock #: 194258
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Chicago
State: Illinois (IL)
County: Cook
Publisher: Max Ricot Selling Co
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Haymarket Square is located along west Randolph Street from Des Plaines to north Sanganion Street, 5 city blocks and is lined with produce commission houses. Here the truck gardeners bring in and dispose of their products, the scene during the morning hours being animated in the extreme. The famous Haymarket Riot, in which several policeman were killed by dynamite bombs occured here on May 4th, 1868