Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Powder River, Wyoming-Train station
Powder River, Wyoming-Train station
TitlePowder River, Wyoming-Train station
Alternative TitleTrain station
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionView down the tracks from a point near a train station. The main building and the signal tower are to the left of the tracks. Smaller buildings are on the other side of the tracks, where freight cars sit on a set of tracks that has split off from the main set of tracks. In the distance is a train on the tracks. The smoke from the steam locomotive is rising into the air.
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 1Railroad stations -- Wyoming -- Powder River
Subject 2Railroad signal towers -- Wyoming -- Powder River
Subject 3Steam locomotives
Coverage (Spatial) 1Powder River (Wyo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 243.035960297104566, -106.98649406433105
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1648
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)956 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
FilenameCBQGR1648.jpg
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