Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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View from train en route to Alliance from Sheridan
View from train en route to Alliance from Sheridan
TitleView from train en route to Alliance from Sheridan
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
DescriptionA photo taken from a train. A grain elevator with freight cars on the tracks next to it is on the right. On the left is the length of the passenger car the photographer is in. Beyond it, the remaining length of the train, with both passenger and freight cars, can be seen. Further down is a truck waiting for the train to pass so it can cross the tracks. In the distance is another grain elevator, surrounded by lower buildings.
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 1Grain elevators
Subject 2Railroad passenger cars
Subject 3Freight cars
Subject 4Trucks
Coverage (Spatial) 1Nebraska
Wyoming
Coverage (Spatial) 241.99573251255606, -104.04052734375
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1979
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1188 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
FilenameCBQGR1979.jpg
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