Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Thermopolis-Train station
Thermopolis-Train station
TitleThermopolis-Train station
Alternative TitleTrain station
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA train at a station. Men are either loading sacks into a mail car on onto the pickup truck that is backed up to the door of the mail car. The car says "United States Railway Post Office" on the side. The pickup says "Ernest H. Short" (?) on the door. Nearby, beside the station building, there is a wagon partly filled with sacks.
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 1Railroad stations -- Wyoming -- Thermopolis
Subject 2Railway mail cars
Subject 3Wagons
Subject 4Railway mail service
Coverage (Spatial) 1Thermopolis (Wyo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 242.330246, -104.7055181
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1669
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)916 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
FilenameCBQGR1669.jpg
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