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RI Yard looking SW from between Hamilton and Fayette
RI Yard looking SW from between Hamilton and Fayette
TitleRI Yard looking SW from between Hamilton and Fayette
SubjectRailroad shops & yards
Railroad freight cars
Railroad passenger cars
Railroad tracks
Factories
Signs (Notices)
Advertisements
Water towers
Smokestacks
Clock towers
Streets
DescriptionRock Island Railroad Yard looking SW from between Hamilton and Fayette. The caption on the back notes Main St. is the first big street. Huber Manufacturing Co. is on the right, and they advertise engines, threshers, and tractors. A P&PU Coach is in the right center of the tracks, and the right two tracks also have P&PU cars. The cars at the left are various kinds, but the freight car in the foreground is a St. Louis Southwestern. On the right is the water tower and factory of Allaire Woodward Co., and the Larkin Co. factory sign is in the background. Smokestacks and a clock tower are also in the background.
CreatorUnknown
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1920
TypeImage
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #25 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
RightsThis resource is provided for educational purposes only. Media is owned by the Peoria Historical Society or other persons/entities; images may not be downloaded, reproduced, or distributed in any format without written permission. Any attempts to download, copy in any manner, and/or circumvent the access controls placed on these files is a violation of United States and international copyright laws and is subject to criminal prosecution. For more information, contact the Special Collections Center of the Bradley University Library (309) 677-2822 or frey@bradley.edu.
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierBox #25
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