Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Grain elevators-Omaha, Nebraska
Grain elevators-Omaha, Nebraska
TitleGrain elevators-Omaha, Nebraska
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
6 x 9 cm. (2 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionLarge grain elevators next to a railroad track. The sign "Independent elevator" is painted across the top. A line of freight cars sits on the track next to them. A long ramp crosses all the tracks and descends towards the ground past the elevators.
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 1Grain elevators -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Subject 2Railroad tracks -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Coverage (Spatial) 1Omaha (Neb.)
Coverage (Spatial) 241.25025768060697, -95.92755317687988
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 918
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)767 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
FilenameCBQGR918.jpg
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