Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Loading car of coal at tipple of Truax-Traer Coal Co., Fiatt, Ill.
Loading car of coal at tipple of Truax-Traer Coal Co., Fiatt, Ill.
TitleLoading car of coal at tipple of Truax-Traer Coal Co., Fiatt, 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
DescriptionCoal being loaded into hoppers on railroad tracks that run under a building, as a man stands watching from an elevated 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 1Truax-Traer Coal Company
Subject 2Tipples -- Illinois -- Fiatt
Subject 3Coal -- Transportation
Subject 4Coal-carrying vessels -- United States
Subject 5Freight cars
Coverage (Spatial) 1Fiatt (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.560384, -90.180007
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 602
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6288 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
FilenameCBQGR602.jpg
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