Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Cement plant near Omaha, NE
Cement plant near Omaha, NE
TitleCement plant near 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 stopped next to the Ash Grove Cement factory. The cars are filled with some kind of material, which is also seen in a large pile next to the tracks. Men are standing on the top of the pile, having climbed there on a ladder. One of the cars is CB&Q 317. Another is C&S 16572.
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 1Ash Grove Cement Company
Subject 2Cement plants -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 3Freight cars.
Coverage (Spatial) 1Omaha (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.222293784414134, -96.14061713218689
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1361
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1012 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2010-03-05
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
FilenameCBQGR1361.jpg
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