Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Aurora-view in the Burlington storehouse
Aurora-view in the Burlington storehouse
TitleAurora-view in the Burlington storehouse
Alternative TitleView in the Burlington storehouse
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
DescriptionMan pushing a dolly in a storeroom containing train parts. Many are on the floor in the foreground. Shelves holding smaller items are visible in the background. A banner hangs from the ceiling, showing a picture of tools and a man's legs and feet. The banner says: "Careless men. The fellow who lets his tools lie where they fall. The fellow who doesn't watch his step at all."
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 2Railroads -- Equipment and supplies
Subject 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Storehouse (Aurora, Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Aurora (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.76057, -88.320209
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 305
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)7647 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
FilenameCBQGR305.jpg
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