Image ID
HB-03920-C
Headline
Interior view of bar with wall art in lounge car, Rock Island Railroad
Date Depicted
March 23, 1937
Date Created
March 23, 1937
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-03920-C, 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
hb03920c.tif
Holabird & Root
Rock Island Railroad
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
interior views
railroad cars
restaurants and bars
train travel
trains
train cars
lounges
Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railway Company
hb03920c
interior view of bar with wall art in lounge car rock island railroad

Interior view of the bar area, showing a leather-covered and studded bar and wall art referencing states along the train's route, inside a lounge car designed by Holabird & Root, part of the Rock Island Railroad train, photographed March 23, 1937. Photographed for Holabird & Root.

Interior view of the bar area, showing a leather-covered and studded bar and wall art referencing states along the train's route, inside a lounge car designed by Holabird & Root, part of the Rock Island Railroad train, photographed March 23, 1937. Photographed for Holabird & Root.

3/26/2007