Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Wharfs at the turning basin, Port of Houston
Wharfs at the turning basin, Port of Houston
TitleWharfs at the turning basin, Port of Houston
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-06
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionView of Wharf No. 11, with freight trains along one side and men on a loading dock on another side. A water tower and ships can be seen beyond the 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 1Wharves -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 2Terminals (Transportation) -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 3Freight cars -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 4Harris County Houston Ship Channel Navigation District. Turning Basin
Coverage (Spatial) 1Houston (Tex.)
Coverage (Spatial) 229.75021996679451, -95.28923034667969
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 2761
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)1107 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
FilenameCBQGR2761.jpg
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