Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Near Omaha-Small packing plant
Near Omaha-Small packing plant
TitleNear Omaha-Small packing plant
Alternative TitleSmall packing plant
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionSets of railroad tracks, the two furthest of which have trains on them. The nearer train is a line of the living quarters of extra gangs. (CB&Q 211775 and CB&Q 209735 can be seen.) Behind the tracks is the cluster of buildings that make up the plant.
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 1Freight cars -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 2Packing houses -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Coverage (Spatial) 1Omaha (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.2523634, -95.9979883
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1451
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1071 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
FilenameCBQGR1451.jpg
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