Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Bill clerks and car checker-Hobson yards, Lincoln, Nebraska
Bill clerks and car checker-Hobson yards, Lincoln, Nebraska
TitleBill clerks and car checker-Hobson yards, Lincoln, Nebraska
Alternative TitleHobson yards, Lincoln, Nebraska
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionTwo men sitting at desks with many cubbyholes mounted on them. Most of the cubbyholes have papers in them. A third man stands between them, marking on a piece of paper. There are two calendars on the wall above them. One is from Wilson Beer Distributor, advertising "Tune in Eddie Cantor on the air for Pabst Blue Ribbon Thursday night N.B.C." The other calendar is a pin-up girl.
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 2Clerks -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 3Hobson Yard (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Lincoln (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.813628, -9670262
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 849
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)7036 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
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.
FilenameCBQGR849.jpg
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