Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Loading condemned pair of wheels onto car for salvage operation--14th St.
Loading condemned pair of wheels onto car for salvage operation--14th St.
TitleLoading condemned pair of wheels onto car for salvage operation--14th St.
Alternative Title14th St.
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionMan using a mobile crane to load a set of wheels in the back of a railroad car. Two men are in the car guiding the wheels into it.
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--Wheels
Subject 2Railroad cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 3Mobile cranes
Subject 4Railroad repair shops -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 5Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 614th Street Yard (Chicago, Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Chicago (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.863680356701074, -87.63695240020752
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 251M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6174 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
FilenameCBQGR251M.jpg
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