Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
(Newberry Library)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
One of the last steps in flooring box car
One of the last steps in flooring box car
TitleOne of the last steps in flooring box car
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionFour workmen, one African-American, laying boards on a frame, forming the floor of a boxcar. No walls have been erected on the boxcar yet.
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 cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 2Floors
Subject 3Floors, Wooden
Subject 4Railroad repair shop -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 5Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 6Havelock 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 967M2
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1178 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
FilenameCBQGR967M2.jpg
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next