Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Locomotive being repaired at shops
Locomotive being repaired at shops
TitleLocomotive being repaired at shops
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA workman stands on the front of a locomotive watching as another workman either welds or cuts with an acetylene torch inside the smokebox.
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 1Steam locomotives -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 2Railroad repair shops -- Iowa -- West Burlington
Subject 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 4West Burlington Shops (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 1West Burlington (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.819008, -91.178
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 716M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1300 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2009-08-11
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
FilenameCBQGR716M.jpg
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