Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Stripping railroad cars-first step to rebuilding them at Havelock, Nebraska shops
Stripping railroad cars-first step to rebuilding them at Havelock, Nebraska shops
TitleStripping railroad cars-first step to rebuilding them at Havelock, Nebraska shops
Alternative TitleFirst step to rebuilding them at Havelock, Nebraska shops
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionMen using jackhammers and other tools to remove the insides of a boxcar, one of many boxcars in a line on a track outdoors. Other men are outside the car on one side and large pieces of hardware line the track on the other.
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 2Freight cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 3Havelock Shops (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Havelock (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.849678, -96.63443
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 815
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)5064 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
FilenameCBQGR815.jpg
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