Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Small town viewed from train en route to Lincoln from Chicago
Small town viewed from train en route to Lincoln from Chicago
TitleSmall town viewed from train en route to Lincoln from Chicago
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
DescriptionView of part of a town, near the tracks. Two men are in a freight car half full of coal on an adjacent track. A dump truck is parked nearby. There is a disused (?) grain elevator across the street and an auto repair place across from that.
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 1Coal-carrying vessels
Subject 2Grain elevators -- Middle West
Subject 3Dump trucks
Subject 4Small cities -- Middle West
Coverage (Spatial) 1Middle West
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1269
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1169 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
FilenameCBQGR1269.jpg
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