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View of Slaughterhouses along the Mississippi River in New Orleans

This illustration of slaughterhouses along the Mississippi River in New Orleans was included in court documents in the 1875 Slaughterhouse Case argued before the US Supreme Court.

View of Slaughterhouses along the Mississippi River in New Orleans

Courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection

View of Slaughterhouses along the Mississippi River in New Orleans. Unidentified illustrator

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Courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection
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