Image ID
HB-01838-C
Headline
Burlington locomotive, Century of Progress International Exposition
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-01838-C, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
hb01838c.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
locomotives
trains
world's fairs
Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
hb01838c
burlington locomotive century of progress international exposition

Exterior view of a Burlington locomotive and another train, possibly the model known as The Pride of the Prairies, on display just south of the Travel and Transportation Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Probably photographed for Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.

Exterior view of a Burlington locomotive and another train, possibly the model known as The Pride of the Prairies, on display just south of the Travel and Transportation Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Probably photographed for Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.