Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
(Newberry Library)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Top of boxcar rebuilding line-Havelock, Nebraska
Top of boxcar rebuilding line-Havelock, Nebraska
TitleTop of boxcar rebuilding line-Havelock, Nebraska
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionFive men working on a boxcar, which is one of a line of boxcars in a trench below a platform. Three men are attaching boards to the top. A fourth man is standing on the top. A fifth man is working on one of the doors. The number on the boxcar appears to be "CB&Q 42593."
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 1Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 2Freight cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 3Railroad repair shops -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Subject 4Havelock Shops (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 1Havelock (Lincoln, Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.849678, -96.63443
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1000M2
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)941 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
FilenameCBQGR1000bM.jpg
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next