Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Placing new siding in box car
Placing new siding in box car
TitlePlacing new siding in box car
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionThree workmen inside a boxcar. Two men are kneeling on the floor near a pile of metal strips. Another man appears to be making a pile of metal strips. Out the unfinished side of the boxcar can be seen three more workmen in conversation.
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 2Freight cars
Subject 3Railroad cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 4Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 5Havelock 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 966M1
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1243 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
FilenameCBQGR966M1.jpg
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