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166 - American Milling Co. - McGrath
166 - American Milling Co. - McGrath
Title166 - American Milling Co. - McGrath
Pipes (Conduits)
Conveying systems
Railroad freight cars
Signs (Notices)
DescriptionA large wooden scaffold structure holding pipes and conveyor belts. On the ground is a railroad freight car being filled with sand or gravel from a chute coming out of the tower. A sign for "McGrath Sand & Gravel Co. Pekin, ILL." is painted on the scaffold. Two men are standing on the end of the freight car watching the gravel spill into the car. A wooden stairway is on the left side of the scaffold. "Pennsylvania" is printed on the side of the freight car.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1915
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #15 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 attempt 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,
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierBox #15
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