Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Bunk and mess cars of extra gangs nos. 37 & 38 working at Nodaway, Iowa
Bunk and mess cars of extra gangs nos. 37 & 38 working at Nodaway, Iowa
TitleBunk and mess cars of extra gangs nos. 37 & 38 working at Nodaway, Iowa
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionGroups of men and a dog gathered around the doors of boxcars that have been converted into bunkhouses and mess cars. The cars are parked on a sidetrack.
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 construction workers
Subject 3Freight cars
Coverage (Spatial) 1Nodaway (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.936949, -94.896042
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 617
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)5744 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
FilenameCBQGR617.jpg
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