Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Denver, Colo.-Stockyards and CB&Q freight locomotive
Denver, Colo.-Stockyards and CB&Q freight locomotive
TitleDenver, Colo.-Stockyards and CB&Q freight locomotive
Alternative TitleStockyards and CB&Q freight locomotive
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 of the stock pens of Drinkard & Emmert, Inc., many of which contain cattle. Bales of hay are piled up on the rails of the pens. The steam locomotive at the head of a train is pulling into view behind the pens. On the other side of the tracks are Ward's Hotel and a fur auction company.
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.
Subject 1Drinkard and Emmert Livestock (Denver, Colo.)
Subject 2Stockyards -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject 3Cattle pens -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject 4Steam locomotives -- Colorado -- Denver
Coverage (Spatial) 1Denver (Colo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 239.781044, -104.971573
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1512
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)998 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:
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