Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Railroad yards at Omaha, Nebraska
Railroad yards at Omaha, Nebraska
TitleRailroad yards 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
DescriptionA line of boxcars passing under a signal tower. The Rock Island Freight Station, with tracks in front of it, is just beyond. Buildings in Omaha are visible beyond that. Business that can be identified are: Bekins Omaha Van & Storage, Ideal Roofing & Supply Co. and Omaha Paper Stock Co.
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 -- Omaha
Subject 2Railroad cars
Subject 3Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Company (1948- )
Subject 4Railroad stations -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 5Omaha (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 922
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6222 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.
FilenameCBQGR922.jpg
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