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Loading barrels of motor oil on freight train at Sinclair Refining Company's plant, East Chicago, Ill.

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Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.5 - The epic of industry

(unpublished photographs)

Petroleum and natural gas

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Petroleum industry -- United States
Barrels
Railroad freight cars
Loading and unloading
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: VII 49 Photo courtesy Sinclair Consolidated Group
Physical Description
Extent: 19 x 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: b9cbe110-c613-012f-fdef-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loading barrels of motor oil on freight train at Sinclair Refining Company's plant, East Chicago, Ill." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loading barrels of motor oil on freight train at Sinclair Refining Company's plant, East Chicago, Ill." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Loading barrels of motor oil on freight train at Sinclair Refining Company's plant, East Chicago, Ill. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Loading barrels of motor oil on freight train at Sinclair Refining Company's plant, East Chicago, Ill.