[Chesapeake and Ohio's "The George Washington"]

Description:

Awaiting the hour of departure the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway's "The George Washington" train No. 2, eastbound, headed by Engine No. 307, a mighty Hudson type 4-6-4 locomotive, stands in the Cincinnati Union Station as the conductor and engineer make a last minute check of the time indicated by their respective watches, circa 1943.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Ohio - Hamilton County - Cincinnati
Creation Date: c. 1943  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 234
Past 30 days: 10
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1943
  • Digitized: August 10, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Ohio - Hamilton County - Cincinnati
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Awaiting the hour of departure the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway's "The George Washington" train No. 2, eastbound, headed by Engine No. 307, a mighty Hudson type 4-6-4 locomotive, stands in the Cincinnati Union Station as the conductor and engineer make a last minute check of the time indicated by their respective watches, circa 1943.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): conductors | stations | steam engines | Chesapeake and Ohio Railway | engineers | The George Washington
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 3-0278
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28673
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public