Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Wyoming-Part of Wind River Canyon
Wyoming-Part of Wind River Canyon
TitleWyoming-Part of Wind River Canyon
Alternative TitlePart of Wind River Canyon
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionRailroad tracks on either side of a river. The sides of rugged hills rise steeply immediately beside the tracks. Electrical wires and poles follow the nearer set of tracks. Both sets of tracks disappear into tunnels in the distance.
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 1Wind River (Wyo. : River)
Subject 2Railroad tracks -- Wyoming -- Wind River Valley
Coverage (Spatial) 1Wind River Valley (Wyo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 243.0085705, -108.412883
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1661
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1022 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
FilenameCBQGR1661.jpg
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