Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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The Turning Basin-Port of Houston public grain elevators on the left
The Turning Basin-Port of Houston public grain elevators on the left
TitleThe Turning Basin-Port of Houston public grain elevators on the left
Alternative TitlePort of Houston public grain elevators on the left
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 the Turning Basin. Warehouses on wharves line both shores. A ship and several tugboats are moored alongside. A large grain elevator is visible further on.
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 1Harris County Houston Ship Channel Navigation District. Turning Basin
Subject 2Warehouses -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 3Cargo ships -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 4Tugboats -- Texas -- Houston
Subject 5Grain elevators -- Texas -- Houston
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 2767
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)926 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
FilenameCBQGR2767.jpg
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