Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Man looking at postcards in station
Man looking at postcards in station
TitleMan looking at postcards in station
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionMan looking at postcards at the station store. He's holding up a postcard (?) above a stamp machine. A clerk stands behind the counter with her arm outstretched, her fingers resting on the stamp machine. The counter between them and the shelves behind the clerk are crowded with items.
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 stations -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 2Travelers -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 3Clerks (Retail trade) -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 4Newspaper vendors -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Coverage (Spatial) 1Lincoln (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.813628, -96.70262
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 988M2
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1105 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
FilenameCBQGR988M2.jpg
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