Image ID
HB-01838-I
Headline
Side view of Burlington Route 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-I, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7500
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
hb01838i.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
transportation
Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
locomotives
trains
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
world's fairs
Travel and Transportation Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
hb01838i
side view of burlington route locomotive century of progress international exposition

Close-up side view of a Burlington Route locomotive, showing the Travel and Transportation Building in the background, on display at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Probably photographed for the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.

Close-up side view of a Burlington Route locomotive, showing the Travel and Transportation Building in the background, on display at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Probably photographed for the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.