Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Union Station--view of concourse showing information desk
Union Station--view of concourse showing information desk
TitleUnion Station--view of concourse showing information desk
Alternative TitleView of concourse showing information desk
CreatorBubley, Esther
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionWomen and men clustered around the information desk. In the foreground are two servicemen, bags at their feet, dealing with papers in their hands. List of arriving trains shown above the information desk.
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 1Union Station (Chicago, Ill.)
Subject 2Railroad stations -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 3Travelers -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 4Soldiers -- United States
Subject 5Railroads -- Timetables
Coverage (Spatial) 1Chicago (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.87866809639756, -87.64034271240234
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 150M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)7340 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2009-08-11
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
FilenameCBQGR150M.jpg
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