Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Replacing trucks on box car-Car repair tracks-Galesburg, Ill.
Replacing trucks on box car-Car repair tracks-Galesburg, Ill.
TitleReplacing trucks on box car-Car repair tracks-Galesburg, Ill.
Alternative TitleCar repair tracks-Galesburg, Ill.
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionFour men working on a truck that has been removed from a nearby boxcar. The man closest to the camera is working with the journal box (emptying it?). Over the truck is a metal frame with a chain suspended from it, perhaps a lifting device.
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 2Car trucks (Railroads)
Subject 3Freight cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 4Galesburg Yard (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Galesburg (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.947522, -90.37819
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 534
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6635 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
FilenameCBQGR534.jpg
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