Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Transferring trees at Council Bluffs, Iowa junction
Transferring trees at Council Bluffs, Iowa junction
TitleTransferring trees at Council Bluffs, Iowa junction
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA wagon loaded with a bunch of boxes and 3 or 4 trees in bushel baskets. One man is pushing the wagon down the platform and another seems to be making sure things don't fall off.
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 1Chicago, Burliington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 2Railway mail service
Subject 3Trees -- Seedlings, Container
Subject 4Wagons
Coverage (Spatial) 1Council Bluffs (Iowa)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.250709393761866, -95.88214874267578
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 987aM
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)979 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
FilenameCBQGR987aM.jpg
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