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The rise of the Midwestern meat packing industry

Margaret Walsh

The rise of the Midwestern meat packing industry

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle West
    • Subjects:
    • Pork industry and trade -- Middle West -- History.,
    • Meat industry and trade -- Middle West -- History.,
    • Packing-houses -- Middle West -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargaret Walsh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9435.U53 A14 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3505172M
      ISBN 10081311473X
      LC Control Number82040184

      A meat inspection act passed on March 3, IS91 (26 stat. ) and a meat inspection amendment of March 2, IS95 (28 stat. , ) strengthened meat inspection laws but did not provide for a national meat inspection system.   PORKOPOLIS. The History, Working Conditions, and Impact of Meat Packing in Chicago in the Late Nineteenth Century. Dressed in overalls and with a lunch pail Upton Sinclair set out to write a world changing novel. For seven weeks he lived with immigrant families in the packing towns in , and as a result published “The Jungle”.


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Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, x; pp. Appendix, tables, maps, notes, selected bibliography, index. $ cloth. Margaret Walsh reviews the history of the meat packing industry in the Midwest from the late s to the s.

She opens with an. The public has always been concerned about the cleanliness, safety, and wholesomeness of its food supply. In early agrarian societies, people personally observed food from harvest to consumption.

Today, consumers rely on unseen third parties to scrutinize the safety and wholesomeness of perishable foods and to protect them against natural and man-made hazards that can enter the food chain.

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Formed by Midwestern Farmers, Socialists, and Labor Organizers -attacked monopolies, and wanted other reforms, such as bimetallism, transportation.

In the past twenty years the meat processing industry has evolved into a more rural, immigrant-staffed and corporately organized industry.

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Lexington: UP of Kentucky, Print. Reflection. Honestly, this paper was not as fun to write as I had imagined. However, I did learn a ton about the background for “The Jungle” and felt like I addressed an important topic.

Often, we focus on Sinclair’s impact on the sanitation of meat.Maureen Ogles book, //In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America//, is a fantastic voice in the agriculture and food debate that continues in America.

She doesnt side with the industrial model or the Michael Pollen model, but instead states the historical circumstances and social workings that led to how we view meat in America/5.