C & NW RR, tank cars going over the hump at Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill. (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1939

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Delano, Jack,, photographer.

C & NW RR, tank cars going over the hump at Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

1943 April

1 transparency : color.

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

Chicago and North Western Railway Company
World War, 1939-1945
Railroad cars
Railroad shops & yards
United States--Illinois--Melrose Park

Format: Transparencies--Color

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-1 (DLC) 93845501

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a34686

Call Number: LC-USW36-592


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    • 19/Jan/2008 02:57:27

    This is amazing.

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    Fried Toast

    • 28/Jan/2008 14:32:34

    Great shot.

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    Bill Hickok

    • 17/Sep/2008 20:11:39

    Alot has changed since this photo was taken. You should see the place now.

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    • 28/Mar/2009 12:20:54

    Es genial. Beautiful *.*

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    • 11/May/2009 20:40:29

    Love this photo! lir1 Junk Cars