Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Truckloads of wheat being unloaded at elevator-Vernon, Texas
Truckloads of wheat being unloaded at elevator-Vernon, Texas
TitleTruckloads of wheat being unloaded at elevator-Vernon, Texas
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05; 1948-06
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionTrucks full of wheat stopped in the drive of a grain elevator. Cars are parked nearby and a man walks from them towards the grain elevator. A freight train is stopped on the tracks on the far side of the elevator.
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 -- Texas -- Vernon
Subject 2Trucks -- Texas -- Vernon
Subject 3Freight cars
Coverage (Spatial) 1Vernon (Tex.)
Coverage (Spatial) 234.1545306, -99.2650804
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 2591
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)950 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
FilenameCBQGR2591.jpg
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