Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Man reading newspaper in crowd waiting to board train, Union Station, Chicago, May 1948
Man reading newspaper in crowd waiting to board train, Union Station, Chicago, May 1948
TitleMan reading newspaper in crowd waiting to board train, Union Station, Chicago, May 1948
Alternative TitleUnion Station--passengers waiting to board train
CreatorBubley, Esther
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives; Photographs
DescriptionTall man standing in Union Station, holding a folded newspaper, but not reading it. A suitcase and a briefcase are at his feet. People are moving all around him, but he is standting still, looking at something off to his right.
Note 1Photograph title derived 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.
TypeStill image
Subject 1Union Station (Chicago, Ill.)
Subject 2Railroad stations -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 3Travelers -- Illinois -- Chicago
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 152M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)6433 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
FilenameCBQGR152M.jpg
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