Image ID
HB-03920-D
Headline
Interior view of 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-D, 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
hb03920d.tif
Holabird & Root
Rock Island Railroad
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
interior views
railroad cars
train cars
train travel
trains
Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railway Company
restaurants and bars
lounges
hb03920d
interior view of lounge car rock island railroad

Interior view of a dining and seating area, showing club chairs, cocktail tables, and furniture, inside a lounge car designed by Holabird & Root, part of a train traveling the Rock Island Railroad route, March 23, 1937. Photographed for Holabird & Root.

Interior view of a dining and seating area, showing club chairs, cocktail tables, and furniture, inside a lounge car designed by Holabird & Root, part of a train traveling the Rock Island Railroad route, March 23, 1937. Photographed for Holabird & Root.

3/26/2007