Locomotive Lady: 1943

Locomotive Lady: 1943

Description from LOC: "C. & N.W. R.R. Cloe Weaver, mother of four children, employed as a helper at the roundhouse, Clinton, Iowa. She is learning to operate the turntable. Her husband works for a structural steel company." Railroad photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: color transparency.