National Geographic : 1939 Aug
Photograph byJ.Baylor Roberts CATTLE FROM EIGHT STATES BAWL IN THE SIOUX CITY STOCKYARDS From as far west as Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado, from the Dakotas, Nebraska, Minnesota, and Iowa, livestock rumbles by truck and train into this shipping center (page 181). Monday is the big selling time. Cowboys with Wild West lariats rope recalcitrant animals and"haze" them into the loading chutes. Inthe 86 acres of yards, reinforced concrete buildings with modern feeding, water, and cleaning facilities are provided.