Interior of a Coach on Empire Builder, Great Northern Railway

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Interior of a Coach on Empire Builder, Great Northern Railway


  • 1947 - 1960? (Creation)


black-and-white prints (photographs); 10.3 x 8.4 inches

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Photograph of the interior of a coach on the Empire Builder train, operated by the Great Northern Railroad. Four people sit at a table and play a game of cards. Their luggage is stored on a shelf overhead. Outside of the window on their left is a view of a snowy landscape. On the wall to the right is a scenic image of an automobile traveling on a highway in a canyon. Typed note on the back of the print reads, "A Leisurely game in a coach of the new Empire Builder of Great Northern Railway. From: Public Relations Dept., Great Northern Ry., St. Paul, Minn." Stamp on back for Hedrich-Blessing Studio. Second stamp reads, "Great Northern Railway Photo, Credit line will be appreciated."

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Spokane, Portland, and Seattle Railway photographs; Org. Lot 78; Box 4, Folder 7; 002

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