Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Engineer of Diesel freight locomotive, Western Ave. yards, Chicago
Engineer of Diesel freight locomotive, Western Ave. yards, Chicago
TitleEngineer of Diesel freight locomotive, Western Ave. yards, Chicago
Alternative TitleWestern Ave. yards, Chicago
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-06
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionMan standing in the cab of a locomotive with his left hand on the throttle (?) Neighborhood buildings can be dimly seen out the window behind him.
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 1Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 2Locomotive engineers -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 3Western Avenue Station (Chicago, Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Chicago (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.85773541852229, -87.68531799316406
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 2734M1
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)2294 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
FilenameCBQGR2734M1.jpg
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