Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Train master's office, 14th St. passenger yards, Chicago
Train master's office, 14th St. passenger yards, Chicago
TitleTrain master's office, 14th St. passenger yards, Chicago
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionSmall two-story building, with tracks on either side. There is a tall tower behind it. Freight cars on stopped on the tracks on either side of the building. Workmen can be seen in the yard, doing various jobs, including driving a small tractor, pulling a wagon behind it.
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 114th Street Yard (Chicago, Ill.)
Subject 2Chicago, Burliington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 3Railroad yards -- Illinois -- Chicago
Subject 4Freight cars
Coverage (Spatial) 1Chicago (Ill.)
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 616
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)907 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
FilenameCBQGR616.jpg
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