Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Working on truck in repair shop
Working on truck in repair shop
TitleWorking on truck in repair shop
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionGroup of four men working on a railroad car truck. Three are visible, one is hidden behind the truck. Sparks from a welder or an acetylene torch are flying up from behind a wheel. Other workmen and trucks are visible in the distance.
Note 1Photograph titles supplied from Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Granger project scrapbook captions.
Note 2Selected photographs published in Granger country : a pictorial social history of the Burlington Railroad / edited by Lloyd Lewis and Stanley Pargellis. Boston : Little, Brown, 1949.
TypeStillImage
Subject 1Railroad repair shops -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 2Car trucks (Railroads)
Subject 3Railroad cars -- Axles
Subject 4Railroad cars -- Wheels
Subject 5Railroad cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 6Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 7Havelock Shops (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Havelock (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.849678, -96.63443
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 957M2
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1359 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2009-08-11
PublisherNewberry Library
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
FilenameCBQGR957M2.jpg
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