Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Mail-Lincoln, Nebraska
Mail-Lincoln, Nebraska
TitleMail-Lincoln, Nebraska
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionBig sacks of mail, presumably on a wagon in front of the open door of a mail car. A man is on his hands and knees on something high up in the car (mail bags?) -- he can be seen above the sacks of mail.
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 cars
Subject 3Railway mail service
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 987bM
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)856 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
FilenameCBQGR987bM.jpg
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