[Suburban-bound trains at Chicago Station]

Description:

The Chicago and North Western Railway - spanning a period of many years - always operated the largest fleer of commuter trains into and out of the "Windy City". This scene portrays seven suburban-bound trains which have departed from the Chicago Station. The city of Chicago is in the background.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: c. 1958  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 201
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1958
  • Digitized: August 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

The Chicago and North Western Railway - spanning a period of many years - always operated the largest fleer of commuter trains into and out of the "Windy City". This scene portrays seven suburban-bound trains which have departed from the Chicago Station. The city of Chicago is in the background.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): cities | commuter trains | Chicago and North Western Railway
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-0041
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28892
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public