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Brake beam department
Brake beam department
TitleBrake beam department
DescriptionCaption: "Brake Beam Department--North". The Chicago Railway Equipment Company was established in 1887, and in its first twenty years of operation it produced and sold over six million brake beams. (Source: Encyclopedia of Chicago http://www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org/pages/2387.html. ) Photograph is included in section on company's Detroit facility.
Date1908
TypePhotographs
Identifierchicagorailwayeq00chic_0149.jp2
Source Pagehttp://www.archive.org/stream/chicagorailwayeq00chic#page/130/mode/2up
Link to the Full-Texthttp://hdl.handle.net/10111/UIUCOCA:chicagorailwayeq00chic
Physical LocationUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Formatimage/jp2
Subject NameChicago Railway Equipment Co.
SubjectRailroads
Factories
Coverage-Temporal1900-1909
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
RightsImages in this collection were digitized through the University of Illinois Library's participation in the Open Content Alliance and may be used freely. Attribution to the University of Illinois is appreciated. High-resolution images can be downloaded from the Internet Archive at www.archive.org. For further information, contact dcc@library.uiuc.edu.
Sub-CollectionInterior Scenes
Book TitleChicago Railway Equipment Company : [souvenir album, 1893-1908]
Author of the BookChicago Railway Equipment Co.
CollectionPicture Chicago
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