["The Humming Bird"]

Description:

"The Humming Bird" train No. 5, southbound, at depot in Birmingham, Alabama, enroute from Cincinnati to New Orleans, July 1954. Nashville-Montgomery mainline (Birmingham Division) trackage is in the foreground. Diesel locomotive No. 793 and second unit are E-7 type 2000 Horsepower EMD passenger locomotives purchased by Louisville and Nashville Railroad in 1946.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Alabama - Jefferson County - Birmingham
Creation Date: July 1954
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 69
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 1954
  • Digitized: August 10, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Alabama - Jefferson County - Birmingham
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

"The Humming Bird" train No. 5, southbound, at depot in Birmingham, Alabama, enroute from Cincinnati to New Orleans, July 1954. Nashville-Montgomery mainline (Birmingham Division) trackage is in the foreground. Diesel locomotive No. 793 and second unit are E-7 type 2000 Horsepower EMD passenger locomotives purchased by Louisville and Nashville Railroad in 1946.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): buildings | cities | Louisville and Nashville Railroad | diesel locomotives | The Humming Bird
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 3-0250
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28698
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public