Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Bonneville, Wyoming-Railroad station
Bonneville, Wyoming-Railroad station
TitleBonneville, Wyoming-Railroad station
Alternative TitleRailroad 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
DescriptionView of platform at a railroad station. Signs on the side of the two-story station building say "Bonneville" and "Railway Express Agency." A number of people are on the platform, many with suitcases. A man is standing on a wagon looking into what appears to be a mail car, boxes and sacks at his feet. A woman is standing beside the wagon watching him. A child's wagon is sitting on the sidewalk next to the station building.
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 -- Bonneville
Subject 2Railway mail cars
Subject 3Postmasters -- Wyoming -- Bonneville
Subject 4Travelers -- Wyoming -- Bonneville
Subject 5Wagons
Subject 6Railroad signal towers
Subject 7Railway mail service
Coverage (Spatial) 1Bonneville (Wyo.)
Coverage (Spatial) 243.268879, -108.071503
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 1672
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)957 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
FilenameCBQGR1672.jpg
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