Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Car repair tracks-Galesburg, Il.
Car repair tracks-Galesburg, Il.
TitleCar repair tracks-Galesburg, Il.
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionA long platform with men and equipment. Freight cars stand on tracks on either side of the platform. Nearest the camera is a man pushing a dolly with a large gas canister on it. A flatbed car behind him holds tractors and engines(?).
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 1Freight cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 2Railroad yards -- Illinois -- Galesburg
Subject 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
Subject 4Farm tractors
Coverage (Spatial) 1Galesburg (Ill.)
Coverage (Spatial) 240.947522, -90.37819
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 533
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)907 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
FilenameCBQGR533.jpg
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