Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Hinsdale conductor signaling for departure of suburban train
Hinsdale conductor signaling for departure of suburban train
TitleHinsdale conductor signaling for departure of suburban train
CreatorBubley, Esther
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
6 x 7 cm. (2 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionConductor walking along the platform beside the train, waving one arm and holding a piece of paper in his other hand. Another man is walking in the opposite direction 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 1Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 2Railroad conductors -- Illinois
Subject 3Passenger trains -- Illinois
Subject 4Railroad stations -- Illinois -- Hinsdale
Coverage (Spatial) 1Hinsdale (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.802975, -87.927247
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 298
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)8379 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
FilenameCBQGR298.jpg
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