Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Electromagnetic crane lowering rails onto flatcar-Material yards, Havelock, Nebraska
Electromagnetic crane lowering rails onto flatcar-Material yards, Havelock, Nebraska
TitleElectromagnetic crane lowering rails onto flatcar-Material yards, Havelock, Nebraska
Alternative TitleMaterial yards, Havelock, 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
DescriptionA traveling crane with a large magnet suspended from it stands in a supply yard. The magnet has rails attached to it, which it is lowering onto a flatcar on the tracks underneath it, as an employee watches. Piles of rails and other supplies are visible all over the large yard.
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 1Railroad yards -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 2Railroads -- Equipment and supplies
Subject 3Traveling cranes -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 4Railroad rails
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 868
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6859 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.
FilenameCBQGR868.jpg
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