Trains

Booted from Hoboken: early 1900s

Booted from Hoboken: early 1900s

German men with soldiers at train station in Hoboken, New Jersey, being deported. No date with photo but probably during WW1. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Tipsy Train: 1922

Tipsy Train: 1922

Train wreck with locomotive tipped over, unknown location, 1922. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Future Plaintiff: 1942

Future Plaintiff: 1942

Man spreading asbestos mixture on boiler of a locomotive at the C & NW (Chicago and North Western) Railroad 40th Street locomotive shops. Photo taken in 1942 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Railroad Welder: 1943

Railroad Welder: 1943

Mike Evans, a welder, at the rip tracks at Proviso yard of the Chicago & NorthWestern Railroad, Chicago, Illinois. Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Cabin John Streetcar: 1939

Cabin John Streetcar: 1939

Entrance to Glen Echo Park showing people getting off a Cabin John, Maryland streetcar. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer David Myers (David Moffat). FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Locomotive Steam Bath: 1943

Locomotive Steam Bath: 1943

Description with photo: "Mrs. Viola Sievers, one of the wipers at the roundhouse giving a giant "H" class locomotive a bath of live steam, Clinton, Iowa. Mrs. Sievers is the sole support of her mother and has a son-in-law in the Army." Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

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