Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Farm family in town, Creston, Iowa
Farm family in town, Creston, Iowa
TitleFarm family in town, Creston, Iowa
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionOlder woman, younger woman, man and two small boys (maybe 3 and 18 mos.). Man is a paper sack on one hand and the younger boy on the other arm, supported by his leg, which he has propped up on a fire hydrant. Younger woman is showing something in a parcel to the older woman. Younger boy is looking at drugstore window behind them.
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 1Family -- Iowa -- Creston
Subject 2Farmers -- Iowa -- Creston
Coverage (Spatial) 1Creston (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.061029, -94.364989
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 750M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1527 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
FilenameCBQGR750M.jpg
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