Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Scenes at Knoxville school annual grade school picnic marking close of school year
Scenes at Knoxville school annual grade school picnic marking close of school year
TitleScenes at Knoxville school annual grade school picnic marking close of school year
CreatorBubley, Esther
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
6 x 7 cm. (2 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionBoys dressed as cowboys and Indians lined up on a field in front of spectators on bleachers. The boys in the foreground are "Indiansl" The boy in front has a feathered headdress and a shield with a buffalo drawn on it. The boy behind is standing next to a child's wagon. The boys in the background are "cowboys" with cowboy hats and toy guns.
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 1School children -- Illinois -- Knoxville
Subject 2Parades -- Illinois -- Knoxville
Coverage (Spatial) 1Knoxville (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.9083715, -90.2848476
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 2299
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)9575 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.
FilenameCBQGR2299.jpg
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