Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Industries at Omaha, Nebraska
Industries at Omaha, Nebraska
TitleIndustries at 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
DescriptionView of the Hilder Oil Co. There are two large buildings and oil tanks of various sizes next to the tracks. The larger building to the rear bears a large sign advertising Kellogg's Corn Flakes. Several rows of boxcars line the tracks in the foreground. The closest ones are Union Pacific 475293 and 475127.
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 1Hilder Oil Co.
Subject 2Railroad cars
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 921
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)5478 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.
FilenameCBQGR921.jpg
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