Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Minn. 2. Scene in vista-dome coach car of morning Zephyr en route to Minneapolis
Minn. 2. Scene in vista-dome coach car of morning Zephyr en route to Minneapolis
TitleMinn. 2. Scene in vista-dome coach car of morning Zephyr en route to Minneapolis
Alternative TitleScene in vista-dome coach car of morning Zephyr en route to Minneapolis
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA young girl is sitting on the stairs leading to the dome with a doll on her lap. Two women can be seen sitting in seats near the stairs. The aisle leading past the stairs is just visible on the left. Up the stairs, a man is standing in the aisle, which is brightly lit by sunshine.
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 1Dome cars (Railroads)
Subject 2Railroad passenger cars
Subject 3Travelers
Subject 4Twin Cities Zephyr (Express train)
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 2128M2
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)2426 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
FilenameCBQGR2128M2.jpg
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