Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Lowering Diesel unit onto blocks in Diesel shops
Lowering Diesel unit onto blocks in Diesel shops
TitleLowering Diesel unit onto blocks in Diesel shops
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionTwo workmen guiding a diesel engine as it is being lowered onto blocks by a traveling crane. Another diesel engine is next to it.
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 1Diesel motor
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 723M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1578 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
FilenameCBQGR723M.jpg
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