Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Combination motor-freight & passenger engine used on short branches of the Burlington
Combination motor-freight & passenger engine used on short branches of the Burlington
TitleCombination motor-freight & passenger engine used on short branches of the Burlington
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionEngine, freight car and passenger car combined into one unit (number 9841) sitting on track at a station. Man is pulling a wagon loaded with luggage, etc. alongside on the platform.
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 1Cargo handling
Subject 2Freight cars
Subject 3Railroad passenger cars
Subject 4Railroads -- Freight
Subject 5Railroad stations -- Iowa -- Burlington
Coverage (Spatial) 1Burlington (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.807701, -91.124793
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 675M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)5893 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
FilenameCBQGR675M.jpg
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