Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Switching a siding at Falstaff Brewery, Omaha, NE
Switching a siding at Falstaff Brewery, Omaha, NE
TitleSwitching a siding at Falstaff Brewery, Omaha, NE
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionFreight cars being pushed into position by a switch engine (CB&Q 9203) at the loading dock. Two men are riding on the outside of the train and two more are standing on the track next to it. Next to the track is a large pile of stacked cases of beer, covered by large cloths.
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 switches -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 2Railroads -- Switching -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 3Railroad yards -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 4Locomotives
Subject 5Freight cars
Subject 6Beer
Subject 7Falstaff Brewing Corporation
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 1386
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6577 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.
FilenameCBQGR1386.jpg
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