Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Deaver, Wyo. 3. Postmistress loading mail on her truck
Deaver, Wyo. 3. Postmistress loading mail on her truck
TitleDeaver, Wyo. 3. Postmistress loading mail on her truck
Alternative TitlePostmistress loading mail on her truck
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionWoman, wearing a straw hat, loading a sack of mail and a long parcel on a child's wagon. The platform and the outside of the train station can be seen behind her. On the platform is a wagon piled high with full bags. The freight cars of a train are visible on the tracks.
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 1Postmasters -- Wyoming -- Deaver
Subject 2Railway mail service
Subject 3Railroad stations -- Wyoming -- Deaver
Coverage (Spatial) 1Deaver (Wyo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 244.893591, -108.599068
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1701M3
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)3245 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
FilenameCBQGR1701M3.jpg
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