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. Historical photograph provided by LOC. Original Medium: color transparency.