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Pack und transport dampfwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und Manchester / Carlsruhe bei J. Velten.

Pack und transport dampfwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und...

Print showing two views of freight trains of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway Company, with flatbed cars for hauling standard freight and cars with rails and cages for hauling livestock, drawn by steam loco... More

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowledges itself indebted for blank or bearer, in the sum of fifty dollars payable on the first day of May, A.D. 1840, with interest at the rate of six per cent per annum, from the date hereof P.S. Duval's lith. Phila

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowle...

Print shows a sample bond note in the amount of $50 to be issued by the Tioga Navigation Company at 6% interest, stating that "This loan is convertible into stock, receivable for tolls or redeemable in coin at ... More

Coal break, Shamokin 1851

Coal break, Shamokin 1851

Drawing shows the scaffolding of a coal break system with conveyers and chutes for loading railroad cars for transport to larger coal breaking facilities. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: Coa... More

[Dock on the south side of the James River, opposite Richmond, Va.]

[Dock on the south side of the James River, opposite Richmond, Va.]

Title devised by Library staff from similar image in LOT 11486-C.

Cedar Level Station, City Point and Army Line, December, 1864

Cedar Level Station, City Point and Army Line, December, 1864

Photograph shows Union soldiers guarding supplies while standing near a railroad freight car. Title from item.

Railroad mortar at Petersburg, Va., July 25, 1864

Railroad mortar at Petersburg, Va., July 25, 1864

Photograph shows the mortar used to protect the United States Military Railroad. No. 304. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a pre... More

Petites constructions. Wagons / Imagerie d'Épinal.

Petites constructions. Wagons / Imagerie d'Épinal.

Print showing paper cutout designs for three railroad passenger and freight cars. Title from item. Imagerie d'Épinal, no. 1205.

Cutting sugar cane in Louisiana

Cutting sugar cane in Louisiana

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Possibly Baton Rouge; cf. negatives D4-8131 to 8133. "7435" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 08135. Gift; State Historical Soci... More

Lake front, south of Randolph Street viaduct
Mr. Kinder and associates, Chinese Railway

Mr. Kinder and associates, Chinese Railway

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Thornberger hoist unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y.

Thornberger hoist unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "93" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032179. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Seven men at door of freight car

Seven men at door of freight car

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Seventy-first N.Y. volunteers on the dock, day of sailing from Tampa, U.S.A.

Seventy-first N.Y. volunteers on the dock, day of sailing from Tampa, ...

41176 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

Thornberger hoists unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y.

Thornberger hoists unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y.

Copyright by Detroit Photographic Co. No. 012928.

Standard coal car on C. & A. Ry. i.e. Chicago & Alton Railway

Standard coal car on C. & A. Ry. i.e. Chicago & Alton Railway

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "878" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013777. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

New cars, Merchants Despatch Transportation Co

New cars, Merchants Despatch Transportation Co

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "G 2311" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017616. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

C. & A. Chicago and Alton Railroad shops at Bloomington, Ill

C. & A. Chicago and Alton Railroad shops at Bloomington, Ill

"100" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042375. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Junction yards, Kirby Avenue freight station, Michigan Central Railroad, Detroit

Junction yards, Kirby Avenue freight station, Michigan Central Railroa...

Title devised by cataloger. Title from jacket: Junction yards. Forms a panorama with negative D418-4 B; may have other sections not in collection. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of... More

Thornberger hoists unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y

Thornberger hoists unloading ore, Lackawanna ore docks, Buffalo, N.Y

"94" and "9" 16 1/50 S 1 P.M. Tol. St." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012928. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Coal loading at plant, possibly Ford Collier

Coal loading at plant, possibly Ford Collier

Title devised by cataloger. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Entrance to St. Clair tunnel, Port Huron, Mich.

Entrance to St. Clair tunnel, Port Huron, Mich.

Title from jacket. "G 5916" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039176. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

C & A coal car

C & A coal car

Jacket title: C. & A. [Chicago and Alton Railroad] coal car, Mazonia, Ill. Includes photographer's shadow. "85" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042366. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Unloading bananas, New Orleans, Louisiana

Unloading bananas, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title from jacket. "657 G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033070. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Kirby Avenue freight station, Michigan Central Railroad

Kirby Avenue freight station, Michigan Central Railroad

Title from jacket. Forms a panorama with negative D418-32; may have other sections not in collection. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 4. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Mule teams and the levee, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mule teams and the levee, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title from jacket. "654 G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033068. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The first engine and train in America

The first engine and train in America

DeWitt Clinton train (1831) exhibited on railroad flat car to spectators. Copyright by R.Y. Young.

L.S. & M.S. Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Ry. ore docks, Ashtabula, Ohio

L.S. & M.S. Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Ry. ore docks, Ashtabula, O...

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "71" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012881. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Anchor Line docks and Penna. R.R. Pennsylvania Railroad coal & ore docks, Erie, Pa

Anchor Line docks and Penna. R.R. Pennsylvania Railroad coal & ore doc...

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "85" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012893. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Train-load of 1st Bengal Lancers' horses - in open cars - arrival at station, Tientsin, China

Train-load of 1st Bengal Lancers' horses - in open cars - arrival at s...

H2536 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Unloading ore from Hulett machine, Buffalo, N.Y.

Unloading ore from Hulett machine, Buffalo, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "No. 194 Clif." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034793. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Car of Goodwin Car Co.

Car of Goodwin Car Co.

Title from jacket. "Goodwin Car Company, New York, Chicago" and "built in 1904, the Canadian Bridge Co., Limited, Walkerville, Ont." on railroad car. "Detroit Photographic Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing C... More

Southern Pacific Railroad transfer boat carrier, New Orleans, La.

Southern Pacific Railroad transfer boat carrier, New Orleans, La.

Title from jacket. "G 6898" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039789. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Iron ore and coke cars, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

Iron ore and coke cars, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

H66428 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 6348.

[Bird's-eye view of steel plant, Ensley, Alabama]

[Bird's-eye view of steel plant, Ensley, Alabama]

H79092 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Russell Bros.

Boys in a Cannery, Indianapolis, Ind. Unloading new tomato cans from freight cars. Witness E.N. Clopper. Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Boys in a Cannery, Indianapolis, Ind. Unloading new tomato cans from f...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 57. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divis... More

Bird's-eye view of Berwyn, Nebraska.
Hulett machine unloading ore, Buffalo, N.Y

Hulett machine unloading ore, Buffalo, N.Y

"No. 193 Clif." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070298. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Maple Mills, Dillon, S.C. Johnnie. Said, "Aint got no last name," when asked for it. 8 years old. Beginning to "help sister spin." Location: Dillon, South Carolina

Maple Mills, Dillon, S.C. Johnnie. Said, "Aint got no last name," when...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 406. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... More

The unheeded telltale / K.

The unheeded telltale / K.

Illustration shows President Taft as a railroad brakeman standing atop a freight car labeled "Administration Route", he is waving to a woman labeled "Reactionary Politics" driving an automobile, the train is he... More

Ore unloading, American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohio

Ore unloading, American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohi...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072374. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Co. Company furnaces, Ensley, Ala

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Co. Company furnaces, Ensley, Ala

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072256. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hoover and Mason hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Company Cleveland, Ohio

Hoover and Mason hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Compan...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072373. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Dangerous Noon-hour Recreation. Doffer boys and others from Pacific Mills. Location: Lawrence, Massachusetts

Dangerous Noon-hour Recreation. Doffer boys and others from Pacific Mi...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 1174. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... More

Norfolk and Western Ry. Co. Coal Yards, at Lamberts Point, Norfolk, Va.

Norfolk and Western Ry. Co. Coal Yards, at Lamberts Point, Norfolk, Va...

J20554[...] U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; F. J. Conway; August 26, 1915.

Empire Coal & Coke Company, tipple and loading booms, Landgraff, West Virginia

Empire Coal & Coke Company, tipple and loading booms, Landgraff, West ...

Three coal cars being loaded by tipple and loading booms. U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps photo. Jeffrey, no. 3234-C.

Railroads. Unloading of boxcars, B&O
Illinois Central merchandise frieght train

Illinois Central merchandise frieght train

Photograph shows an aerial view of a freight train with numerous cars extending the entire length of the railroad tracks. No. 1727. Title from item.

View of the tipple

View of the tipple

Title from jacket. "N & W" railroad cars, possibly loading coal or iron ore. Detroit Publishing Co. nos. 37039, K 2843. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Loading "gondola" R.R. cars to haul grapes to winery to make sacramental and medicinal wines, Guasti, Calif. / photographed, copyrighted and sold by Philip Brigandi.

Loading "gondola" R.R. cars to haul grapes to winery to make sacrament...

No. 6. Series on stereo mount: The California Missions and the State of California. Grapes 6.

Outbound trunk line

Outbound trunk line

Title from jacket. Possibly made for Ford Motor Company automobile industry; cf. negatives D420-2851 to D420-2882 and D420-3041 to D420-3084. "Automobiles Pennsylvania" on side of car. Detroit Publishing Co. no... More

Loading cabbages

Loading cabbages

Photograph shows several wagons loaded with cabbages lined up next to railroad cars; a man in the foreground is ready to load his wagon full of cabbages into a refrigerated railroad car. A.A.R. 1043 Number on p... More

Port of Philadelphia

Port of Philadelphia

Poster promoting Philadelphia, showing railroad freight cars at the Port of Philadelphia. Date stamped on verso: Aug 4 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Blocks by Domen... More

Port of Philadelphia

Port of Philadelphia

Poster promoting Philadelphia, showing railroad freight cars at the Port of Philadelphia. Date stamped on verso: Nov 6 1936. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Blocks by Domen... More

Loading bananas. Mobile, Alabama

Loading bananas. Mobile, Alabama

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More