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Soo Line Crane dragging wrecked carload of paper pulp, Anamoose, N.D.
Soo Line Crane dragging wrecked carload of paper pulp, Anamoose, N.D.
TitleSoo Line Crane dragging wrecked carload of paper pulp, Anamoose, N.D.
Date of Original1951-11-01
CreatorBurkum, Lester, 1912-2001
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA view of a Soo Line Crane dragging a wrecked railroad carload of paper pulp, after a Soo line train derailment west of Anamoose, N.D. There are many spectators standing behind the crane on the other side of the railroad tracks. There are a few men in the foreground. The Soo Line Crane says "Soo line, X4, " and "Saftey First."
General SubjectTransportation
Subject (LCTGM)Railroad accidents
Hoisting machinery
Accidents
People
Railroad cars
Railroad construction & maintenance
Railroads
Organization NameSoo Line Railroad Company
LocationAnamoose (N.D.)
McHenry County (N.D.)
Decade1950-1959
Item Number001.40.01
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 16 cm.
Transcription"September 1, 1951 Saturday. Soo Line Crane dragging wrecked carload of paper pulp, Anamoose, N.D. 7:00P.M. Steam engine brot crane from Enderline, X4"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
Notes"Sept 1, 1951, Engine no 376, #145, Soo derailment west of Anamoose, N.D."-- Handwritten on back of another photograph of the same event and same day.
Repository InstitutionManfred Heritage Museum
Repository CollectionManfred Heritage Museum Photograph Collection
Credit LineManfred Heritage Museum, Manfred, N.D. (001.40.01)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationManfred Heritage Museum
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GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdm0014001
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