Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Lincoln-Icing freight cars
Lincoln-Icing freight cars
TitleLincoln-Icing freight cars
Alternative TitleIcing freight cars
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
DescriptionMan standing on top of a boxcar. He is holding up a funnel while ice pours out of a wagon through the funnel into an open hatch on the top of the boxcar. Numerous freight cars are visible on a number of tracks just beyond where he is working. The freight car just next to the one he's standing on is the C&O 85756.
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 1Refrigerator cars
Chicago, Burliington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 2Refrigerator cars
Subject 3Freight cars
Subject 4Railroad stations -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Coverage (Spatial) 1Lincoln (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.813628, -9670262
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1274
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1126 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
FilenameCBQGR1274.jpg
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