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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

Photographs of Illinois Traction System Rail Cars

RR59-ILLINOIS TRACTION SYSTEM, EXPRESS MOTOR & TRAILER023.jpg
RR60-ILLINOIS TRACTION SYSTEM, LOCOMOTIVE 1564, 11-3-1950024.jpg
RR61-ITS_1st_caboose_#4001_015.jpg
RR63-ITS_cafe_car_015.jpg
RR70-ITS_first_car_into_Maroa_1906_010.jpg
RR76-ITS_line_car_3005_023.jpg
RR79-ITS_portable_substation_maroa_009.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photographs of Illinois Traction System Rail Cars

Subject

Railroads
Illinois Traction System
Cars
Photo File: Railroads
Decatur IL
1906, 1950

Description

Various photographs of Illinois Traction System rail cars. Photographs include: the Illinois Traction System motor car and trailer, date unknown; the Illinois Traction System Class B locomotive #1564 leading train, taken November 1950; the first Illinois Traction System caboose #4001, date unknown; the Illinois Traction System interurban cafe car, date unknown; the first car into Moroa, taken in 1906; the Illinois Traction System line car #3005, and the Illinois Traction System portable sub station car, date unknown.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Railroads

Publisher

Herald and Review
Decatur Public Library, Decatur IL

Date

1906, 1950

Contributor

Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials canto be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

none

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Identifier

RR59-RR61
RR63, RR70
RR76, RR79

Coverage

Railroads, Illinois Traction System, Cars, Photo File: Railroads, Decatur IL, 1906, 1950

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photographs

Physical Dimensions

3 x 6.5"
4.5 x 6"
6.5 x 9.5"
6.75 x 9"
7 x 9"
7.5 x 10"
8 x 10"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photographs of Illinois Traction System Rail Cars,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 27, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/3590.