Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Handling treated ties of plant
Handling treated ties of plant
TitleHandling treated ties of plant
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
8 x 11 cm. (3 x 4 in.)
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionMobile crane (C.B.& Q. 205267) stopped on the tracks is lifting a load of railroad ties. A man stands next to a pile of stacked ties watching.
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 1Derrick cars (Railroads)
Subject 2Railroad ties
Subject 3Railroad tracks -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 4Chicago, Burliington & Quincy Railroad Company -- Employees
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 522
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)861 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
FilenameCBQGR522.jpg
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