Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Approach to Omaha, Nebraska
Approach to Omaha, Nebraska
TitleApproach to Omaha, Nebraska
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
6 x 9 cm. (2 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA wide swath of railroad tracks leading into Omaha, Neb. A lone man is walking along the tracks. Signal towers and a control tower can be seen down the tracks. Industries and warehouses line the tracks. The Omaha skyline is visible in the distance. The sign for the Bekins Omaha Van & Storage Co. can barely be seen.
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 tracks -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 2Omaha (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Omaha (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.25025768060697, -95.92755317687988
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 920
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6104 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.
FilenameCBQGR920.jpg
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